Anthropometric indicators of obesity such as predictors of high blood pressure in the elderly

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Keila de Oliveira Diniz; Saulo Vasconcelos Rocha; Antonio Cesar Cabral de Oliveira;

Abstract High blood pressure is a leading cause of mortality worldwide and a risk factor for several diseases. The aim of this study was to determine the predictive power of anthropometric indicators of obesity and establish their cutoff points as discriminators of hype... View more