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Predicting the chemical composition of the body and the carcass of 3/4Boer x 1/4Saanen kids using body components
(Elsevier B.V., 2008-02-01)
The determination of the chemical composition of body and carcass is important in nutritional and growth regulation studies. The purpose of this study was to develop equations to predict the chemical composition of body ...
Trends of body composition among adolescents according to maturation stage and body mass index
(Walter De Gruyter GmbhBerlinAlemanha, 2013)
Concurrent and aerobic exercise training promote similar benefits in body composition and metabolic profiles in obese adolescents
Background: The prevalence of obesity in pediatric population is increasing at an accelerated rate in many countries, and has become a major public health concern. Physical activity, particularly exercise training, remains ...
Brazilian Photographic Figure Rating Scale: Development and Psychometric Investigation
(Sage Publications Inc, 2017-02-01)
This study reports on the development, reliability, and validity of a new instrument for obtaining respondents' body image perception, the Brazilian Photographic Figure Rating Scale (BPFRS). This instrument consists of ...
Determination of body composition using air displacement plethysmography, anthropometry and bio-electrical impedance in rural elderly Mexican men and women
Background and aims: Air displacement plethysmography with the BOD-POD is a new densitometry technique, and has been found to be an accurate method to measure body composition. The aim of this study was to assess body ...