Tests could include:
- History and Physical Exam
- Weighing Patient
- Measuring Height of Patient
- Waist-to-Hip Ratio
- Obesity Skin fold Measurements
- Skinfold Thickness
- Body Fat Analysis
- Body Composition Measure
- Lipid Panel
- Measurement of circumference of waist
- Thyroid Function Test
- Liver Function Tests
- Lifestyle screening (procedure)
A complete cholesterol test (also called a lipid panel or lipid profile) measures the amount of "good" and "bad" cholesterol and the level of triglycerides in your blood. Cholesterol is a soft, waxy fat that your body needs to function properly. H...
The thyroid is a small gland, shaped like a butterfly, which is located in the lower-front part of your neck. Your doctor can feel your thyroid by pressing his or her fingers gently against your throat. The thyroid is responsible for helping to re...
Liver function tests help determine the health of your liver by measuring levels of proteins, enzymes, or bilirubin in your blood. Many tests can be performed on the liver, but most of them do not measure the overall function of the liver. The mos...