Waist-to-height ratio

Known as: WSR, WHtR, ICO 
A person's waist-to-height ratio (WHtR), also called waist-to-stature ratio (WSR), is defined as their waist circumference divided by their height… (More)
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2017
2017
Objective: Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is one of the most serious complications in obesity induced type 2 diabetes mellitus… (More)
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2015
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2015
  • Dr. Pradeep Singh Chahar
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The purpose of this study was to survey the eating disorder in relation to waist-to-hip ratio and waist-to-height ratio among… (More)
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2015
2015
A cross sectional study was carried out to determine the relationship between glucose level, lipid profiles, and waist to height… (More)
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2013
2013
Detection of central obesity is usually based on the criterion represented by the waist-to-height ratio (WtHR)≥ 0.50. However… (More)
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2013
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2013
The incidence of metabolic syndrome (MS) is increasing in adolescents, which can lead to major health threats in the future. Body… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The aim of this meta-analysis was to compare the association of waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) with risk of incident diabetes with… (More)
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2011
2011
The health risks of excess body fat for adults were known for many years to be associated with inappropriate weights for height… (More)
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2011
2011
Instituição: Universidade Federal de Viçosa (UFV), Viçosa, MG, Brasil 1Mestre em Ciência da Nutrição pelo Departamento de Nutri… (More)
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2010
2010
Anthropometric indicators of abdominal obesity are associated with cardiovascular risk factors, such as type 2 diabetes… (More)
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2009
2009
in English............................................................................. iii) Abstract in Portuguese… (More)
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