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Differences in anthropometric measures in immigrants and Swedish-born individuals: Results from two community-based cohort studies.

Carlsson, Axel C; Wändell, Per LU ; Riserus, Ulf; Arnlöv, Johan; Borné, Yan LU ; Engström, Gunnar LU ; Leander, Karin; Gigante, Bruna; Hellénius, Mai-Lis and de Faire, Ulf (2014) In Preventive Medicine 69. p.151-156
Abstract
To study differences in body mass index (BMI), waist-hip ratio (WHR), waist circumference (WC), sagittal abdominal diameter (SAD), waist-hip-height ratio (WHHR) and percent body fat in immigrants and Swedish-born men and women in two large population-based samples.
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Preventive Medicine
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151 - 156
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1096-0260
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10.1016/j.ypmed.2014.09.020
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English
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  abstract     = {To study differences in body mass index (BMI), waist-hip ratio (WHR), waist circumference (WC), sagittal abdominal diameter (SAD), waist-hip-height ratio (WHHR) and percent body fat in immigrants and Swedish-born men and women in two large population-based samples.},
  author       = {Carlsson, Axel C and Wändell, Per and Riserus, Ulf and Arnlöv, Johan and Borné, Yan and Engström, Gunnar and Leander, Karin and Gigante, Bruna and Hellénius, Mai-Lis and de Faire, Ulf},
  issn         = {1096-0260},
  language     = {eng},
  pages        = {151--156},
  publisher    = {Elsevier},
  series       = {Preventive Medicine},
  title        = {Differences in anthropometric measures in immigrants and Swedish-born individuals: Results from two community-based cohort studies.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2014.09.020},
  volume       = {69},
  year         = {2014},
}