TITLE

BMI or Metabolic Syndrome -- Which Is More Important?

AUTHOR(S)
Karpman, Harold L.
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Internal Medicine Alert;4/15/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 7, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the factors that affect risks for cardiovascular diseases (CVD), the role of metabolic syndrome (MetS) and body mass index (BMI) as an indicator of CVD and total death among middle-aged men in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
49390020

 

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