What is it about?

Beyond BMI, WC and WHR, there are over 20 anthropometric tools.

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Why is it important?

You can use different tool according to different population.


New tools may assess the risk better than traditional tools.

Prof. Ranil Jayawardena
University of Colombo

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This page is a summary of: Novel anthropometric parameters to define obesity and obesity-related disease in adults: a systematic review, Nutrition Reviews, December 2019, Oxford University Press (OUP), DOI: 10.1093/nutrit/nuz078.
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