Markers of adiposity in HIV/AIDS patients: Agreement between waist circumference, waist-to-hip ratio, waist-to-height ratio and body mass index.

Waist circumference (WC), waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) are all independent predictors of cardio-metabolic risk and therefore important in HIV/AIDS patients on antiretroviral therapy at risk of increased visceral adiposity. This study aimed to assess the extent of agreeme...

Full description

Bibliographic Details
Main Authors: Christian Akem Dimala, Roland Cheofor Ngu, Benjamin Momo Kadia, Frank-Leonel Tianyi, Simeon Pierre Choukem
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2018-01-01
Series:PLoS ONE
Online Access: