TITLE

Body composition in 5-18-y-old obese children and

AUTHOR(S)
Wabitsch, Martin; Braun, Ulrike
PUB. DATE
July 1996
SOURCE
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition;Jul96, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a study which aims to develop an equation for the prediction of total body water (TBW) from bioelectrical impedence analysis (BIA) in obese children and adolescents before and after weight reduction. How the TBW was measured; Multiple-regression analysis; How to assess and treat obesity in children and adolescents.
ACCESSION #
9710286193

 

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