Optimum waist circumference-height indices for evaluating adult adiposity: An analytic review.
Contributing USMA Research Unit(s)
Obesity reviews : an official journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity
Phenotyping adults for excess adiposity and related health risks usually include three body size measurements: height, weight and waist circumference (WC). Height and weight are now widely used as components of the body shape measure, body mass index (BMI, weight/height
Hwaung, Phoenix; Heo, Moonseong; Kennedy, Samantha; Hong, Sangmo; Thomas, Diana M; Shepherd, John; and Heymsfield, Steven B, "Optimum waist circumference-height indices for evaluating adult adiposity: An analytic review." (2020). West Point Research Papers. 271.