Correlation between body mass index and waist circumference in Nigerian adults: Implication as indicators of health status
Background. Anthropometric measures have been widely used for body weight classification in humans. Waist circumference has been advanced as a useful parameter for measuring adiposity. This study evaluated the correlation between body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference and examined their significance as indicators of health status in adults. Design and Methods. The subject included 489...
Published at Journal of Public Health Research
Published in 2013
Shalom Nwodo Chinedu S.N., Ogunlana O.O., Azuh D.E., Iweala E.E.J, Israel S. Afolabi I.S., Chidi C. Uhuegbu C.C, Mercy E. Idachaba M.E., Osamor V.C.
Osamor Victor Chukwudi » I am an Associate Professor of Bioinformatics in the Department of Computer Science, 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 including... view full profile
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