Body Mass Index and Random Blood Glucose Levels in a Semi Urban Nigerian Community.
Body mass index (BMI) is a measure of adiposity . A raised BMI is a risk factor for several diseases such as type 2 diabetes mellitus [2, 3]. Generally, prevalence and complications of diabetes is more pronounced in females than males as result of gender associated obesity. Our multi-disciplinary research group is involved in assessment and study of diseases and associated issues of public...
Published at Int. J Diabetes Dev C
Published in 2014
Iweala, E.E.J, Chinedu, S.N, Afolabi, I.S, Ogunlana, O.O, Azuh, D.E, Osamor, V.C. and Toogun, T.A.
Osamor Victor Chukwudi » I am a Professor of Bioinformatics in the Department of Computer & Information Sciences, Covenant University, Nigeria. I hold a Ph.D degree in Computer Science, a Marie Curie Fellow/ERCIM fellow and a Visiting Scholar to the Institute of Informatics, University of Warsaw, Poland. My publications includes the authorship of three books and several articles in reputable ISI indexed journals... view full profile
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