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Asians are different from Caucasians and from each other in their body mass index/body fat per cent relationship.

Deurenberg P, Deurenberg-Yap M, Guricci S.

Obes Rev. 2002 Aug;3(3):141-6. Review.

PMID:
12164465
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Is a re-evaluation of WHO body mass index cut-off values needed? The case of Asians in Singapore.

Deurenberg-Yap M, Deurenberg P.

Nutr Rev. 2003 May;61(5 Pt 2):S80-7. Review.

PMID:
12828197
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Obesity in Malaysia.

Ismail MN, Chee SS, Nawawi H, Yusoff K, Lim TO, James WP.

Obes Rev. 2002 Aug;3(3):203-8. Review.

PMID:
12164473
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The assessment of obesity: methods for measuring body fat and global prevalence of obesity.

Deurenberg P, Yap M.

Baillieres Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab. 1999 Apr;13(1):1-11. Review.

PMID:
10932673
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Human body composition and the epidemiology of chronic disease.

Baumgartner RN, Heymsfield SB, Roche AF.

Obes Res. 1995 Jan;3(1):73-95. Review.

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Obesity-related non-communicable diseases: South Asians vs White Caucasians.

Misra A, Khurana L.

Int J Obes (Lond). 2011 Feb;35(2):167-87. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2010.135. Epub 2010 Jul 20. Review.

PMID:
20644557
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Overview of epidemiology and contribution of obesity to cardiovascular disease.

Bastien M, Poirier P, Lemieux I, Despr├ęs JP.

Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2014 Jan-Feb;56(4):369-81. doi: 10.1016/j.pcad.2013.10.016. Epub 2013 Oct 24. Review.

PMID:
24438728
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Ethnic differences in body composition and the associated metabolic profile: a comparative study between Asians and Caucasians.

Wulan SN, Westerterp KR, Plasqui G.

Maturitas. 2010 Apr;65(4):315-9. doi: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2009.12.012. Epub 2010 Jan 15. Review.

PMID:
20079586
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Differences in body-composition assumptions across ethnic groups: practical consequences.

Deurenberg P, Deurenberg-Yap M.

Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care. 2001 Sep;4(5):377-83. Review.

PMID:
11568498
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Obesity: criteria and classification.

Pi-Sunyer FX.

Proc Nutr Soc. 2000 Nov;59(4):505-9. Review.

PMID:
11115784
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Body composition phenotypes in pathways to obesity and the metabolic syndrome.

Dulloo AG, Jacquet J, Solinas G, Montani JP, Schutz Y.

Int J Obes (Lond). 2010 Dec;34 Suppl 2:S4-17. doi: 10.1038/ijo.2010.234. Review.

PMID:
21151146
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The concept of normal weight obesity.

Oliveros E, Somers VK, Sochor O, Goel K, Lopez-Jimenez F.

Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2014 Jan-Feb;56(4):426-33. doi: 10.1016/j.pcad.2013.10.003. Epub 2013 Oct 5. Review.

PMID:
24438734
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Appropriate body-mass index for Asian populations and its implications for policy and intervention strategies.

WHO Expert Consultation.

Lancet. 2004 Jan 10;363(9403):157-63. Review. Erratum in: Lancet. 2004 Mar 13;363(9412):902.

PMID:
14726171
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Menopause and weight.

Avis NE, Crawford SL.

Menopause. 2001 Jul-Aug;8(4):230-2. Review. No abstract available.

PMID:
11449078
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A review of obesity and body fat distribution and its relationship to cardio-metabolic risk in men and women of Chinese origin.

Lear SA, Lesser IA.

Cardiovasc Hematol Disord Drug Targets. 2012 Dec;12(2):113-8. Review.

PMID:
23030448
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Obesity and life underwriting.

Moy AA, Schmidt CJ.

J Insur Med. 1998;30(1):12-6. Review.

PMID:
10186434
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Obesity and health risks.

Raman RP.

J Am Coll Nutr. 2002 Apr;21(2):134S-139S. Review.

PMID:
11999541

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