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Cut-Off Point of Waist Circumference Used for the Diagnosis of Metabolic Syndrome Among Adult Population in Ahvaz, Southwestern Iran

Hajieh Shahbazian 1 , Seyed Mahmoud Latifi 1 , * and Sedigheh Nouhjah 1
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1 Health Research Institute, Diabetes Research Center, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
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  • Jentashapir Journal of Health Research: August 01, 2015, 6 (4); e30588
  • Published Online: August 29, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: November 27, 2014
  • Revised: January 26, 2015
  • Accepted: February 27, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/jjhr-30588

To Cite: Shahbazian H, Latifi S M, Nouhjah S. Cut-Off Point of Waist Circumference Used for the Diagnosis of Metabolic Syndrome Among Adult Population in Ahvaz, Southwestern Iran, Jentashapir J Health Res. 2015 ; 6(4):e30588. doi: 10.17795/jjhr-30588.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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