Figure 1.

Weight loss treatment recommendations for each criterion. Percentage of subjects for whom weight loss would be recommended, including those for whom it would be strongly recommended, on the basis of the different criteria: BMI (Body Mass Index), WC (waist circumference, as an index of abdominal fat), %BF (total body fat, expressed as percentage body fat), MS (metabolic syndrome risk: %BF related to the risk of developing metabolic syndrome), BFMI (Body Fat Mass Index)

Colombo et al. Nutrition Journal 2008 7:5   doi:10.1186/1475-2891-7-5
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