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A New Body Shape Index Predicts Mortality Hazard Independently of Body Mass Index

Figure 1

Mean and standard deviation of ABSI, BMI, and WC by age and sex.

Markers show the sample quantities for each age; the smooth curves shown were used to convert values to z scores. Units are for ABSI, for BMI, and for WC.

Figure 1

doi: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0039504.g001