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Prediction of cardiovascular disease by abdominal obesity measures is dependent on body weight and sex - Results from two community based cohort studies.

Carlsson, A C; Riserus, U; Arnlöv, J; Borné, Yan LU ; Leander, K; Gigante, B; Hellénius, M-L; Bottai, M and de Faire, U (2014) In Nutrition Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases 24(8). p.891-899
Abstract
To study waist-hip ratio (WHR), waist circumference (WC), sagittal abdominal diameter (SAD), and waist-hip-height ratio (WHHR) as predictors of CVD, in men and women stratified by BMI (cut-off ≥25).
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Nutrition Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases
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24
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8
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891 - 899
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1590-3729
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10.1016/j.numecd.2014.02.001
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English
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  abstract     = {To study waist-hip ratio (WHR), waist circumference (WC), sagittal abdominal diameter (SAD), and waist-hip-height ratio (WHHR) as predictors of CVD, in men and women stratified by BMI (cut-off ≥25).},
  author       = {Carlsson, A C and Riserus, U and Arnlöv, J and Borné, Yan and Leander, K and Gigante, B and Hellénius, M-L and Bottai, M and de Faire, U},
  issn         = {1590-3729},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {8},
  pages        = {891--899},
  publisher    = {Elsevier},
  series       = {Nutrition Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases},
  title        = {Prediction of cardiovascular disease by abdominal obesity measures is dependent on body weight and sex - Results from two community based cohort studies.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.numecd.2014.02.001},
  volume       = {24},
  year         = {2014},
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