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International Journal of Endocrinology
Volume 2013, Article ID 767202, 7 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/767202
Clinical Study

Waist Circumference Cutoff Points to Predict Obesity, Metabolic Syndrome, and Cardiovascular Risk in Turkish Adults

1Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, School of Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 06018 Etlik Ankara, Turkey
2Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, School of Medicine, Erciyes University, Talas, 38039 Kayseri, Turkey
3Department of Cardiology, School of Medicine, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 06018 Etlik Ankara, Turkey
4Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Nigde State Hospital, 51100 Nigde, Turkey
5Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, School of Medicine, Necmettin Erbakan University, Meram, 42080 Konya, Turkey
6Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, School of Medicine, Ankara University, Sıhhıye, 060100 Ankara, Turkey

Received 8 September 2013; Accepted 30 October 2013

Academic Editor: Manfredi Tesauro

Copyright © 2013 Alper Sonmez 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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