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Height, weight and body mass index in adults with congenital heart disease.

Sandberg, Camilla; Rinnström, Daniel; Dellborg, Mikael; Thilén, Ulf LU ; Sörensson, Peder; Nielsen, Niels-Erik; Christersson, Christina; Wadell, Karin and Johansson, Bengt (2015) In International Journal of Cardiology 187. p.219-226
Abstract
High BMI is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease and, in contrast, low BMI is associated with worse prognosis in heart failure. The knowledge on BMI and the distribution in different BMI-classes in adults with congenital heart disease (CHD) are limited.
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International Journal of Cardiology
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187
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219 - 226
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Elsevier
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0167-5273
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10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.03.153
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English
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  abstract     = {High BMI is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease and, in contrast, low BMI is associated with worse prognosis in heart failure. The knowledge on BMI and the distribution in different BMI-classes in adults with congenital heart disease (CHD) are limited.},
  author       = {Sandberg, Camilla and Rinnström, Daniel and Dellborg, Mikael and Thilén, Ulf and Sörensson, Peder and Nielsen, Niels-Erik and Christersson, Christina and Wadell, Karin and Johansson, Bengt},
  issn         = {0167-5273},
  language     = {eng},
  pages        = {219--226},
  publisher    = {Elsevier},
  series       = {International Journal of Cardiology},
  title        = {Height, weight and body mass index in adults with congenital heart disease.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2015.03.153},
  volume       = {187},
  year         = {2015},
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