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International Journal of Inflammation
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 124693, 5 pages
Comparison of Different Anthropometric Measurements and Inflammatory Biomarkers
Departments of Cardiology and Internal Medicine “D” and “E”, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv 62439, Israel
Received 8 February 2012; Accepted 6 March 2012
Academic Editor: Juan Carlos Kaski
Copyright © 2012 Yaron Arbel et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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