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Is neck circumference measurement an indicator for abdominal obesity? A pilot study on Turkish Adults
Background: Neck circumference (NC) measurement is one of the simple screening measurements which can be used as an index of upper body fat distribution to identify obesity. Objectives: The aim of this study was to ...
Effects of reproductive and sociodemographic factors on obesity in Turkish women: a pilot study
Background and aim: Obesity has become a global epidemic. The current research aimed to determine sociodemographic and reproductive predictors of obesity among Turkish women. Materials and methods: Eligible subjects (n:833) ...
Is Body Adiposity Index a Better and Easily Applicable Measure for Determination of Body Fat?
Objective: The BAI can be used to reflect %body fat. This study aimed to compare BAI with other methods used in the determination of body fat. Materials and Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted in Turkish adults. ...