TITLE

Waist size a window to hyperinsulinemia, cardiovascular complications

PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Geriatrics;May2005, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on the role of waist circumference (WC) in highlighting the variance of diastolic or systolic blood pressure. Reference to a study by Paul Poirier and colleagues, published in a 2005 issue of the "American Journal of Clinical Nutrition"; Factors contributing to resting blood pressure that were analyzed by the researchers; Approximate WC cutoffs for cardiovascular disease risk factors.
ACCESSION #
17002185

 

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