Waist circumference and abdominal volume index are the strongest anthropometric discriminators of metabolic syndrome in Spanish adolescents

"Background: Waist circumference has been suggested as predictor for metabolic syndrome (MetS) in adolescents but it has not been compared with newly proposed anthropometric indexes. This study aimed to disclose the capacity of ten classic and novel anthropometric indexes to discriminate by the...

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Autores Principales: "Perona, Javier S., Rio?Valle, Jacqueline Schmidt, Ramírez?Vélez, Robinson, Correa?Rodríguez, María, Fernández?Aparicio, Ángel, González?Jiménez, Emilio"
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: Blackwell Publishing Ltd 2019
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/24004
https://doi.org/10.1111/eci.13060