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    • A Sustainable Approach to the Metabolic Syndrome in Children and Its Economic Burden 

      Vaquero Álvarez, Manuel; Aparicio-Martínez, Pilar; Fonseca Pozo, Francisco Javier; Valle Alonso, Joaquín; Blancas Sánchez, Isabel María; Romero Saldaña, Manuel (MDPI, 2020)
      The prevalence of obesity continues to grow, resulting in metabolic syndrome and increasing economic burden for health systems. The objectives were to measure the ability of the NIM-MetS test, previously used in the adults, ...
    • Diagnostic Precision of Anthropometric Variables for the Detection of Hypertension in Children and Adolescents 

      Vaquero Álvarez, Manuel; Molina Luque, Rafael; Fonseca Pozo, Francisco Javier; Molina Recio, Guillermo; López-Miranda, José; Romero Saldaña, Manuel (MDPI, 2020)
      Introduction: High blood pressure (HBP) is a health problem the prevalence of which has increased in young populations. Overweight and obesity in early ages have been directly related to its development. Due to the impact ...
    • Equation Córdoba: A Simplified Method for Estimation of Body Fat (ECORE-BF) 

      Molina Luque, Rafael; Romero Saldaña, Manuel; Álvarez-Fernández, Carlos; Bennasar-Veny, Miquel; Álvarez-López, Álvaro; Molina Recio, Guillermo (MDPI, 2019)
      Background: Many methods for measuring body fat have been developed, but applications in clinical settings are limited. For this reason, researchers have tried to identify different formulas for its estimation but most of ...
    • New Simplified Diagnostic Decision Trees for the Detention of Metabolic Syndrome in the Elderly 

      Rodríguez-Guerrero, Enrique; Romero Saldaña, Manuel; Fernández-Carbonell, Azahara; Molina Luque, Rafael; Molina Recio, Guillermo (MDPI, 2020)
      Background: A new simplified method for the detention of metabolic syndrome (MetS) is proposed using two variables (anthropometric and minimally invasive). Methods: A study of MetS prevalence was made on a sample of 361 ...