IJERPH | Free Full-Text | Socio-Demographic and Dietary Factors Associated with Excess Body Weight and Abdominal Obesity among...
Height, weight, and waist circumference were measured to define excess body weight and abdominal obesity. The mean (±standard ... This study examined the factors associated with excess body weight (body mass index ≥ 23 kg/m2) and abdominal obesity (waist ... Overall, 64.8% and 69.4% of the women had excess body weight and abdominal obesity, respectively. Age was significantly ... was significantly associated with excess body weight but not abdominal obesity. These findings suggest the need for lifestyle ...http://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/11/7/6639
Abstract 1993: Impact of Metabolic Syndrome on Post-Procedural Myocardial Infarction After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention |...
... ethnicity/gender adjusted abdominal obesity measured by waist circumference plus two or more criteria]. CPK and CK-MB were ...http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/114/Suppl_18/II_399.4
GastroHep News Story
... and waist circumference-matched controls who underwent abdominal computed tomography scan. The researchers found that the ... Among the individual components of metabolic syndrome, waist circumference and triglyceride independently increased the risk ... Abdominal obesity, especially visceral obesity, was an important risk factor for reflux esophagitis. ...https://www.gastrohep.com/news/news.asp?id=106032
Metabolic Syndrome and Stroke
... with slightly high waist circumference (31 to 35 inches in women, 37 to 39 inches in men) also benefit from lifestyle changes ... to reduce abdominal obesity.. *or if you are on medication for this risk factor. ... Weight control: If you are overweight or obese, particularly if you have excess fat around the waist, you are at increased risk ... underlying factors that contribute to developing metabolic syndrome are being overweight or obese especially around the waist ...http://www.simstat.com/metabolic-syndrome-and-stroke/
Schizophrenia Daily News Blog: Research Update on Metabolic Syndrome (Including Diabetes, Heart-Attack & Stroke Risks) and...
Waist circumference*Blood pressure*Fasting lipids *Fasting glucose. After that, these risk factors (other than family history) ... Metabolic syndrome generally includes some or all of the following: elevated blood pressure, abdominal obesity, diabetes or " ...http://www.schizophrenia.com/sznews/archives/004840.html
Waist Circumference as Measure of Abdominal Fat Compartments : Figure 5
For TG, those with the high ratios had significantly higher triglyceride in each waist circumference category (a. ). For HOMA2- ... For TG, those with the high ratios had significantly higher triglyceride in each waist circumference category (a. ). For HOMA2- ... Figure 5: (a) Plasma triglyceride (TG) and HOMA2-IR for upper and lower halves of the intraperitoneal fat/abdominal ... b) Plasma triglyceride (TG) and HOMA2-IR for upper and lower halves of the intraperitoneal fat/abdominal subcutaneous fat ...https://www.hindawi.com/journals/jobe/2013/454285/fig5/
MyJournals.org - Science - 'Nutrients, Vol. 11, Pages 1370: Waist Circumference and Abdominal Volume Index Can Predict...
11, Pages 1370: Waist Circumference and Abdominal Volume Index Can Predict Metabolic Syndrome in Adolescents, but only When the ... 11, Pages 1370: Waist Circumference and Abdominal Volume Index Can Predict Metabolic Syndrome in Adolescents, but only When the ... 11, Pages 1370: Waist Circumference and Abdominal Volume Index Can Predict Metabolic Syndrome in Adolescents, but only When the ... that waist circumference (WC) and abdominal volume index (AVI) were capable of predicting metabolic syndrome (MetS) in ...http://www.myjournals.org/index.php?nr=496833
PLOS ONE: Prevalence of Abdominal Obesity in Spanish Children and Adolescents. Do We Need Waist Circumference Measurements in...
Objective This study aimed to determine the prevalence of abdominal obesity based on waist circumferences (WC) and waist to ... However, waist circumference is not a routine measurement in clinical practice. ... Abdominal obesity (AO) was defined as WHtR≥0.50 (WHtR-AO), sex- and age-specific WC≥90th percentile (WC-AO1), and sex- and age- ... The high proportion of AO observed in young patients who are normal weight or overweight indicates a need to include waist ...https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article/comments?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0087549
Gender matters: Heart disease risk in women - Harvard Health
Waist (abdominal) circumference. Hold a tape measure at the level of your navel and circle your abdomen with it. (Measure below ... Metabolic syndrome. This is a group of health risks - large waist size, elevated blood pressure, glucose intolerance, low HDL ... Other atypical symptoms include nausea and abdominal, neck, and shoulder pain. In one study, women reported deep fatigue and ...https://www.health.harvard.edu/heart-disease-overview/gender-matters-heart-disease-risk-in-women
Gender matters: Heart disease risk in women - Harvard Health
Waist (abdominal) circumference. Hold a tape measure at the level of your navel and circle your abdomen with it. (Measure below ... Metabolic syndrome. This is a group of health risks - large waist size, elevated blood pressure, glucose intolerance, low HDL ... Other atypical symptoms include nausea and abdominal, neck, and shoulder pain. In one study, women reported deep fatigue and ...https://www.health.harvard.edu/heart-health/gender-matters-heart-disease-risk-in-women
Dr. Rose's Peripheral Brain--DYSLIPIDEMIAS
Abdominal obesity (waist circumference , 102cm in men, 88cm in women). *Hypertriglyceridemia (, 150 mg/dL) ...http://faculty.washington.edu/momus/PB/dyslipid.htm
Does Metabolic Syndrome Exist? - Heart & Cardiovascular Disease - HealingWell.com Forum
Elevated waist circumference (abdominal obesity). Elevated triglycerides. Reduced HDL cholesterol. Elevated blood pressure. ...https://www.healingwell.com/community/default.aspx?f=42&m=326827
EPO2-A: Evaluation of Pre-Oxygenation in Morbid Obesity: Effect of Position and Positive Pressure Ventilation - Full Text View ...
Abdominal obesity : waist circumference: , 115 for the women waist circumference , 130 for the men ...https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02590406?cond=%22Obesity%2C+Morbid%22&rank=4
Role of Vitamin D in the Prevention and Treatment of Diseases Associated With Insulin Resistance - Full Text View -...
Participants will have abdominal obesity (increased waist circumference of at least 102 cm for men and 88 cm for women) and at ... Abdominal obesity (waist circumference ,=102 cm for men and ,=88 cm for women) AND at least one factor associated with insulin ... Change from baseline in anthropometry (weight, waist circumference and fat mass by bioimpedance analysis) [ Time Frame: 0 and 6 ... waist and hip circumference, bioimpedance analysis). Questionnaires on physical activity and sunlight exposure, and a food ...https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01779908
High quality standards for a large-scale prospective population-based observational cohort: Constances | BMC Public Health |...
Waist-hips-abdominal circumference. • Tape measure with 2 sides of different colors. ... During the physical exam, biometry (weight, height, waist and hip circumference), blood pressure, electrocardiogram, vision, ... Palpation of anatomical landmarks for right positioning (Waist: mid-axillary line; Hips: widest level over the greater ... Point of reference on the blood pressure cuff according to the arm circumference. ...https://bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12889-016-3439-5
Five risk factors were identified through epidemiological studies and expert opinion: 1) abdominal obesity (waist circumference ...http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/30/11/2868
PPT - Physical health assessment and monitoring in long-term mental health care PowerPoint Presentation - ID:789392
Abdominal obesity: Waist circumference. Men , 94 cm ( , 37 in). Women , 80 cm ( , 31 in) ...https://www.slideserve.com/ting/physical-health-assessment-and-monitoring-in-long-term-mental-health-care
PPT - Lipid Disorders The Science and Art of Treatment in 2004 PowerPoint Presentation - ID:72780
Abdominal Obesity (waist circumference). *Men , 40 inches. *Women , 35 inches. *Triglycerides 150+ mg/dL ...https://www.slideserve.com/Angelica/lipid-disorders
Body Composition, Anthropometric Indices and Hydration Status of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Patients: Can Cachexia Coexist with...
The neck, abdominal, and waist circumference was measured. We found that overweight and obesity were present in 96% of patients ... Apnea-hypopnea index correlated with the neck and waist circumference, and with BMI in OSA patients. All muscle indices and ... BMI, FMI, neck circumference, and extracellular water were greater in a subset of severe OSA compared with a moderate OSA stage ...https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/5584_2017_15
Risks Of Obesity - Weight Loss Professional
Waist circumference measures abdominal fat. Combining these with information about your additional risk factors yields your ... Waist Circumference. Determine your waist circumference by placing a measuring tape snugly around your waist. It is a good ... A waist circumference over 40 inches in men and over 35 inches in women, will increase the risk for high blood pressure (among ... The table, Risks of Obesity-Associated Diseases by BMI and Waist Circumference, provides you with an idea of whether your BMI ...http://www.weight-loss-professional.com/risks-of-obesity/