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Normal-weight obesity frequency in the Central European urban adult female population of Brno, Czech Republic

Čuta et al.
Used Parameters : PBF

Publication Year : 2019

Country : Czech Republic

Journal : Cent Eur J Public Health

Objectives: The universally recognized indicator of nutritional status, BMI, has some shortcomings, especially in detecting overweight and obesity. A relatively recently introduced normal weight obesity (NWO) describes a phenomenon when individuals are found to have normal weight as indicated by BMI but have an elevated percentage of body fat. Normal weight obese individuals face a higher risk of developing metabolic syndrome, cardiometabolic dysfunction and have higher mortality. No studies have been previously …
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