Comparison of correlations of equation-derived body fat percentage and body mass index with carotid intima-media thickness

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Landecho, M.F., Colina, I., Sunsundegui, P. et al. Comparison of correlations of equation-derived body fat percentage and body mass index with carotid intima-media thickness. Acta Diabetol 56, 373–375 (2019).

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  • Body fat percentage
  • Body mass index
  • Preclinical cardiovascular disease
  • Carotid intima-media thickness
  • Obesity