TITLE

An intermediate body mass index (23 to 30/m2 was associated with the most favorable mortality in older women

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Sept/Oct2007, Vol. 147 Issue 2, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the association between measures of body composition and mortality in women aged 65 years and above. It is stated that in women 65 years of age, those with the highest values for measures of body composition did not have increased risk for mortality compared with women with the lowest values. Details of the study and a chart on the same are also provided.
ACCESSION #
27029989

 

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