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BMI

abbr.
body mass index

BMI

abbreviation for
1. (Medicine) body mass index
2. (Broadcasting) Broadcast Music Incorporated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.BMI - a measure of someone's weight in relation to height; to calculate one's BMI, multiply one's weight in pounds and divide that by the square of one's height in inches; overweight is a BMI greater than 25; obese is a BMI greater than 30
index number, indicator, index, indicant - a number or ratio (a value on a scale of measurement) derived from a series of observed facts; can reveal relative changes as a function of time
Translations

BMI

[ˌbiːɛmˈaɪ] n abbr (=body mass index) → IMC m

BMI

abbr body mass index. V. index.
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Being overweight or obese is associated with a higher risk of major conditions like heart disease, stroke and type 2 diabetes, and BMI scales can help identify if someone is more likely to be at risk.
Our study shows the effect of BMI on systolic-diastolic BP and mean arterial pressure.
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The purpose of our study was to use data gathered from a multi-institutional database to objectively assess the effects of BMI on clinical outcomes with both aTSA and rTSA using a single platform shoulder system.
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Earlier to Graham Allen appointment, Paul McPartlan was working as Executive Director of BMI The Runnymede Hospital in Chertsey, however after his effectual stay, he moved to work for sister concern hospital BMI The Princess Margaret Hospital in Windsor.
BMI Bank is a Bahraini retail bank offering a full range of retail and commercial banking services and will be able to trade in multi-asset class products through the BFX electronic trading platform.
BMI, an associate of Oman's largest financial services provider BankMuscat, said the elevation comes following the resignation of Group chief executive officer, Andrew Bainbridge, who has taken up another role in the region.
Medical records of 1,234 private adult outpatients (490 men, 744 women) who had both BMI and DXA measurements during 2003-2009 were analyzed.
UK carriers Flybe and BMI declined to comment on a report in a British newspaper that they are in talks over a possible sale of bmi regional and bmibaby.
The researchers compared 41 patients with a BMI of 29.
Overweight: In adults, a BMI greater than 25; in children, a BMI between the 85th and 95th percentile for their age.