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Geographical altitude, size, mass and body surface area in children (1-4 years) in the Province of Jujuy (Argentina)
(Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2015-09)
Background: Highland child populations show low growth rates.Aim: To evaluate the variation of size, mass and body surface area of Jujenean infants (1-4 years) as a function of geographic altitude.Subjects and methods: ...
Trends of body composition among adolescents according to maturation stage and body mass index
(Walter De Gruyter GmbhBerlinAlemanha, 2013)
Patterns of Body Composition Relating to Chronic Respiratory Diseases Among Adults in Four Resource-Poor Settings in Peru
(Springer Verlarg, 2018)
PURPOSE: Body composition is known to influence the development and progression of chronic respiratory diseases (CRDs). We sought to characterize the unique anthropometric phenotypes that present with asthma, chronic ...
Body mass index and body composition in relation to sexual maturation
(Freund Publishing House LtdTel AvivIsrael, 2008)
Eating behaviour, gender, and body mass index
(Informa Healthcare, 1990)
The administration of the Three-Factor Eating Questionnaire (TFEQ) of Stunkard and Messick to a sample of university students indicates that, whereas in women self-reported body mass index (BMI, weight/height2) is positively ...
Size at birth, infant, early and later childhood growth and adult body composition: a prospective study in a stunted population
(Oxford University, 2007)
Background Pre-natal and post-natal growth are associated with adult body composition, but the relative importance of growth in different periods of childhood is still unclear, particularly in stunted populations. Methods ...