Differences in anthropometric measures in immigrants and Swedish-born individuals: Results from two community-based cohort studies.

Axel C Carlsson, Per Wändell, Ulf Riserus, Johan Arnlöv, Yan Borné, Gunnar Engström, Karin Leander, Bruna Gigante, Mai-Lis Hellénius, Ulf de Faire

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Abstract

To study differences in body mass index (BMI), waist-hip ratio (WHR), waist circumference (WC), sagittal abdominal diameter (SAD), waist-hip-height ratio (WHHR) and percent body fat in immigrants and Swedish-born men and women in two large population-based samples.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)151-156
JournalPreventive Medicine
Volume69
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

Subject classification (UKÄ)

  • Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology

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