The calculation for body mass index is:
The definition of supermorbid obesity is:
a. Body mass index ≥30 kg/m2
b. Body mass index ≥35 kg/m2
c. Body mass index ≥40 kg/m2
d. Body mass index ≥50 kg/m2
What percentage of women are obese?
Which of the following does not cause insulin resistance?
A 22-year-old primigravida at 6 weeks’ gestation presents for prenatal care. She is 150 pounds and 5 feet 7 inches tall. What is her body mass index classification based on the figure provided below?
Reproduced with permission from Cunningham FG, Leveno KJ, Bloom SL, et al (eds): Obesity. In Williams Obstetrics, 25th ed. New York, McGraw-Hill, 2018, Figure 48-1.
Which of the following is not a constituent of the metabolic syndrome?
To diagnose metabolic syndrome, a patient must have at least 3 diagnostic criteria. Which of the following is ...