Neck circumference as a measure of central obesity: Associations with metabolic syndrome and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome beyond waist circumference


Onat A., Hergenc G., Yueksel H., Can G. , AYHAN E., KAYA Z., ...Daha Fazla

CLINICAL NUTRITION, cilt.28, sa.1, ss.46-51, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 28 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.clnu.2008.10.006
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL NUTRITION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.46-51

Özet

Background & aims: To investigate the relationship of neck circumference (NC) to metabolic syndrome (MetS) and obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) and whether it adds information to that provided by waist circumference.