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1.

Indices of abdominal obesity are better discriminators of cardiovascular risk factors than BMI: a meta-analysis.

Lee CM, Huxley RR, Wildman RP, Woodward M.

J Clin Epidemiol. 2008 Jul;61(7):646-53. doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2007.08.012. Epub 2008 Mar 21. Review.

PMID:
18359190
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
2.

Detection of cardiovascular risk factors by anthropometric measures in Tehranian adults: receiver operating characteristic (ROC) curve analysis.

Mirmiran P, Esmaillzadeh A, Azizi F.

Eur J Clin Nutr. 2004 Aug;58(8):1110-8.

PMID:
15280905
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
3.

Waist-to-height ratio is a better screening tool than waist circumference and BMI for adult cardiometabolic risk factors: systematic review and meta-analysis.

Ashwell M, Gunn P, Gibson S.

Obes Rev. 2012 Mar;13(3):275-86. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-789X.2011.00952.x. Epub 2011 Nov 23. Review.

PMID:
22106927
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Simple anthropometric indices in relation to cardiovascular risk factors in Chinese type 2 diabetic patients.

Wu HY, Chen LL, Zheng J, Liao YF, Zhou M.

Chin J Physiol. 2007 Jun 30;50(3):135-42.

PMID:
17867434
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
5.

[Waist measure and waist-to-hip ratio and identification of clinical conditions of cardiovascular risk: multicentric study in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients].

Picon PX, Leitão CB, Gerchman F, Azevedo MJ, Silveiro SP, Gross JL, Canani LH.

Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol. 2007 Apr;51(3):443-9. Portuguese.

PMID:
17546244
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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6.

Abdominal obesity and the prevalence of diabetes and intermediate hyperglycaemia in Chinese adults.

He Y, Zhai F, Ma G, Feskens EJ, Zhang J, Fu P, Van't Veer P, Yang X.

Public Health Nutr. 2009 Aug;12(8):1078-84. doi: 10.1017/S1368980008003856. Epub 2008 Nov 6.

PMID:
18986591
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
7.

Optimal cut-off levels to define obesity: body mass index and waist circumference, and their relationship to cardiovascular disease, dyslipidaemia, hypertension and diabetes in Malaysia.

Zaher ZM, Zambari R, Pheng CS, Muruga V, Ng B, Appannah G, Onn LT.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):209-16.

PMID:
19713180
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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8.

Anthropometric predictors for the risk of chronic disease in non-diabetic, non-hypertensive young Mexican women.

Neufeld LM, Jones-Smith JC, García R, Fernald LC.

Public Health Nutr. 2008 Feb;11(2):159-67. Epub 2007 Jul 2.

PMID:
17601359
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
9.

Efficiency of anthropometric indicators of obesity for identifying cardiovascular risk factors in a Chinese population.

Dong X, Liu Y, Yang J, Sun Y, Chen L.

Postgrad Med J. 2011 Apr;87(1026):251-6. doi: 10.1136/pgmj.2010.100453. Epub 2011 Jan 27.

PMID:
21273363
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
10.

Body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference (WC) as screening tools for cardiovascular risk factors in Guadeloupean women.

Foucan L, Hanley J, Deloumeaux J, Suissa S.

J Clin Epidemiol. 2002 Oct;55(10):990-6.

PMID:
12464375
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
11.

Obesity criteria for identifying metabolic risks.

Wang JW, Hu DY, Sun YH, Wang JH, Wang GL, Xie J, Zhou ZQ.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(1):105-13.

PMID:
19329403
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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12.

Preferred clinical measures of central obesity for predicting mortality.

Welborn TA, Dhaliwal SS.

Eur J Clin Nutr. 2007 Dec;61(12):1373-9. Epub 2007 Feb 14.

PMID:
17299478
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
13.

Correlation of anthropometric indices with common cardiovascular risk factors in an urban adult population of Iran: data from Zanjan Healthy Heart Study.

Mellati AA, Mousavinasab SN, Sokhanvar S, Kazemi SA, Esmailli MH, Dinmohamadi H.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2009;18(2):217-25.

PMID:
19713181
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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14.

Obesity markers and estimated 10-year fatal cardiovascular risk in Switzerland.

Marques-Vidal P, Bochud M, Mooser V, Paccaud F, Waeber G, Vollenweider P.

Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 2009 Sep;19(7):462-8. doi: 10.1016/j.numecd.2008.10.001. Epub 2009 Jan 29.

PMID:
19185476
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
15.

Optimal cut-off values for obesity: using simple anthropometric indices to predict cardiovascular risk factors in Taiwan.

Lin WY, Lee LT, Chen CY, Lo H, Hsia HH, Liu IL, Lin RS, Shau WY, Huang KC.

Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord. 2002 Sep;26(9):1232-8.

PMID:
12187401
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
16.

Cardiovascular risk factors in overweight and obese Chinese children: a comparison of weight-for-height index and BMI as the screening criterion.

Zhang CX, Tse LA, Deng XQ, Jiang ZQ.

Eur J Nutr. 2008 Aug;47(5):244-50. doi: 10.1007/s00394-008-0718-7. Epub 2008 Jun 28.

PMID:
18587680
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
17.

[Waist-to-height ratio as a coronary risk predictor among adults].

Pitanga FJ, Lessa I.

Rev Assoc Med Bras. 2006 May-Jun;52(3):157-61. Epub 2006 Jul 10. Portuguese.

PMID:
16847522
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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18.

[Anthropometric parameters and metabolic syndrome in type 2 diabetes].

de Castro SH, de Mato HJ, Gomes MB.

Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol. 2006 Jun;50(3):450-5. Portuguese.

PMID:
16936985
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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19.

[Anthropometric indexes of obesity as an instrument of screening for high coronary risk in adults in the city of Salvador--Bahia].

Pitanga FJ, Lessa I.

Arq Bras Cardiol. 2005 Jul;85(1):26-31. Epub 2005 Jul 21. Portuguese.

PMID:
16041451
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparison of overall obesity and body fat distribution in predicting risk of mortality.

Reis JP, Macera CA, Araneta MR, Lindsay SP, Marshall SJ, Wingard DL.

Obesity (Silver Spring). 2009 Jun;17(6):1232-9. doi: 10.1038/oby.2008.664. Epub 2009 Feb 5.

PMID:
19197258
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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