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Body Mass Index (BMI)
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Measure Name: Body Mass Index (BMI)
Measure Type: Derived
Construct: BMI of individuals in their social network, objective
Primary Content Area: Obesity
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Brief Description: Measurement of height and weight; the two measurements can then be used to calculate the commonly used adiposity estimate of Body Mass Index (BMI). BMI is calculated as weight (kg) divided by the square of height (m).
Keywords: adiposity
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Mode of Administration: Who Administered: Researcher
How Administered: In-person
Other/Uncategorized/To-be-decided: Derived
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