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The relationship between various measures of obesity and arterial stiffness in morbidly obese patients

N Nordstrand
Used Parameters : FFM, BFM, VFA

Publication Year : 2011

Country : Norway

Journal : BMC Cardiovascular

Obesity is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Arterial stiffness assessed by carotid femoral pulse wave velocity (PWV) is an independent predictor of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. We aimed to investigate how various measures of body composition affect arterial stiffness. This is an analysis of cross-sectional baseline data from a controlled clinical trial addressing changes in arterial stiffness after either surgery or lifestyle intervention in a population of morbidly obese patients. High-fidelity applanation …
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