EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION, vol.67, no.12, pp.1298-1302, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL NUTRITION
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: Body mass index (BMI) is the most commonly used surrogate marker for evaluating the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) mortality in relation to general obesity, while abdominal obesity indicators have been proposed to be more informative in risk prediction.