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Waist Circumference

Known as: Circumference, Waist, Circumferences, Waist, circumference waist 
A circumferential measurement of the waist, which may be classified as the area immediately below the lowest rib, at the narrowest part of the torso… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Objective To systematically review the effect of oral intake of bacterial probiotics on 15 variables related to obesity, diabetes… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
OBJECTIVE To determine if preterm birth is associated with components of the metabolic syndrome in adult life. STUDY DESIGN A… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
BACKGROUND The evaluation of the chemical impact on human health is usually constrained to the analysis of the health effects of… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
High whole-body fat percentage is independently associated with increased mortality. We aimed to identify a simple anthropometric… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
ABSTRACT Introduction: The metabolic syndrome includes a constellation of several well-established risk factors, which need to be… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Background The level of body-mass index (BMI) associated with the lowest risk of death remains unclear. Although differences in… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Aims  To establish a unified working diagnostic tool for the metabolic syndrome (MetS) that is convenient to use in clinical… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Abstract Objective: To test the hypothesis that a single measurement, waist circumference, might be used to identify people at… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Abstract Objective: To determine the frequency of cardiovascular risk factors in people categorised by previously defined “action… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The amount of abdominal visceral adipose tissue measured by computed tomography is a critical correlate of the potentially… Expand
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