Relations of left ventricular mass to fat-free and adipose body mass: The Strong Heart Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adipose Tissue
  • Body Weight
  • Hypertrophy, Left Ventricular

abstract

  • LV mass is more strongly related to FFM than to adipose mass, waist/hip ratio, body mass index, or height-based surrogates for lean body weight; LV mass/FFM criteria may increase sensitivity to detect LV hypertrophy.

publication date

  • December 8, 1998

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 9843460

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2538

end page

  • 44

volume

  • 98

number

  • 23