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Epidemiology Research International
Volume 2014, Article ID 718571, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/718571
Research Article

Optimal Waist Circumference Cut-Off Point for Multiple Risk Factor Aggregation: Results from the Maracaibo City Metabolic Syndrome Prevalence Study

1Endocrine and Metabolic Diseases Research Center, The University of Zulia, 20th Avenue, Maracaibo 4004, Venezuela
2Clinical Pharmacology Unit, José María Vargas School of Medicine, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas 1051, Venezuela
3Lipid and Atherosclerosis Unit, Department of Medicine, Carlos III Institute of Health, IMIBIC/Reina Sofia University Hospital/University of Córdoba and CIBER Obesity and Nutrition Physiopathology (CIBEROBN), 230002 Córdoba, Spain

Received 16 September 2014; Revised 21 November 2014; Accepted 24 November 2014; Published 9 December 2014

Academic Editor: Suminori Kono

Copyright © 2014 Valmore Bermúdez 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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