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J.C. Seidell
University of Naples Federico II
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Published on Apr 24, 2009in Acta Medica Scandinavica
J.C. Seidell1
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(University of Naples Federico II),
M. Cigolini1
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(University of Naples Federico II)
+ 2 AuthorsFranco Contaldo30
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(University of Naples Federico II)
In five different cities in four European countries, women born in 1948 were randomly selected. Anthropometric measurements (i.e. circumferences and skinfolds) were taken. Serum lipids were determined in one laboratory. Different levels of waist circumferences gave different averages and distribution of waist/hip ratio, which confirms the need of precise standardization of these measurements. Women in southern parts of Europe were more overweight than in Northern Europe (partly due to selection ...
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