Ethnic-specific associations between abdominal and gluteal fat distribution and the metabolic complications of obesity : implications for the use of liposuction

dc.contributor.advisorGoedecke, Juliaen_ZA
dc.contributor.authorHayes, Philip Michaelen_ZA
dc.date.accessioned2015-01-15T18:32:57Z
dc.date.available2015-01-15T18:32:57Z
dc.date.issued2011en_ZA
dc.descriptionIncludes bibliographical references.en_ZA
dc.description.abstractMore than three-quarters (77%) of the 40.5 million people living in South Africa are black African, of which more than 40% are urbanised. Black African women living in urban areas have a significantly higher prevalence (62%) of overweight than urban black males (28%) or white females (53%). It was previously thought that obesity in black South African women was not associated with deleterious metabolic sequelae and was termed "healthy" obesity...en_ZA
dc.identifier.apacitationHayes, P. M. (2011). <i>Ethnic-specific associations between abdominal and gluteal fat distribution and the metabolic complications of obesity : implications for the use of liposuction</i>. (Thesis). University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Health Sciences ,Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12235en_ZA
dc.identifier.chicagocitationHayes, Philip Michael. <i>"Ethnic-specific associations between abdominal and gluteal fat distribution and the metabolic complications of obesity : implications for the use of liposuction."</i> Thesis., University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Health Sciences ,Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2011. http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12235en_ZA
dc.identifier.citationHayes, P. 2011. Ethnic-specific associations between abdominal and gluteal fat distribution and the metabolic complications of obesity : implications for the use of liposuction. University of Cape Town.en_ZA
dc.identifier.ris TY - Thesis / Dissertation AU - Hayes, Philip Michael AB - More than three-quarters (77%) of the 40.5 million people living in South Africa are black African, of which more than 40% are urbanised. Black African women living in urban areas have a significantly higher prevalence (62%) of overweight than urban black males (28%) or white females (53%). It was previously thought that obesity in black South African women was not associated with deleterious metabolic sequelae and was termed "healthy" obesity... DA - 2011 DB - OpenUCT DP - University of Cape Town LK - https://open.uct.ac.za PB - University of Cape Town PY - 2011 T1 - Ethnic-specific associations between abdominal and gluteal fat distribution and the metabolic complications of obesity : implications for the use of liposuction TI - Ethnic-specific associations between abdominal and gluteal fat distribution and the metabolic complications of obesity : implications for the use of liposuction UR - http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12235 ER - en_ZA
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/11427/12235
dc.identifier.vancouvercitationHayes PM. Ethnic-specific associations between abdominal and gluteal fat distribution and the metabolic complications of obesity : implications for the use of liposuction. [Thesis]. University of Cape Town ,Faculty of Health Sciences ,Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 2011 [cited yyyy month dd]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/11427/12235en_ZA
dc.language.isoengen_ZA
dc.publisher.departmentDivision of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeryen_ZA
dc.publisher.facultyFaculty of Health Sciencesen_ZA
dc.publisher.institutionUniversity of Cape Town
dc.subject.otherPlastic and Reconstructive Surgeryen_ZA
dc.titleEthnic-specific associations between abdominal and gluteal fat distribution and the metabolic complications of obesity : implications for the use of liposuctionen_ZA
dc.typeMaster Thesis
dc.type.qualificationlevelMasters
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