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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 ...
A percepção da imagem corporal e o estado nutricional em crianças do ensino fundamental
(Universidade Federal de Santa MariaBrasilUFSMCentro de Educação Física e Desportos, 2015-02-21)
This paper set up as a descriptive case study that aimed to verify the nutritional status and the perception of body image of 23 students from 7 to 9 years of age, of both sexes from a public school in the city of Passo ...
Body image and nutritional status of academics from nutrition course in private University of Alfenas
(Inst Brasileiro Pesquisa & Ensino Fisiologia Exercicio-ibpefex, 2016-03-01)
Introduction: Body image is the image that has mentally about the size and shape of the body, including feelings related to these characteristics and body parts. However, the distortion and dissatisfaction with body image, ...
RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN SATISFACTION AND PERCEIVED BODY IMAGE, BODY COMPOSITION AND PHYSICAL EXERCISE IN GYM USERS
(Revista Iberoamericana Psicologia Ejercicio & Deporte, 2017-01-01)
Some characteristic of the Bodily Composition (BC) and the Physical Exercise seem to be associated with the perception and the Body Image (IC). In a non-probabilistic sample of 247 users of gyms in the city of Armenia-Colombia, ...
Association of body image and eating disorders in adolescents in Minas Gerais (Brazil)
(Soc Espanola Dietetica & Ciencias Alimentacion-sedca, 2015-01-01)
Introduction: During adolescence biological and personality changes occur simultaneously, so, along with the body, the mental image also changes, so the teenager begins to devise an ideal body image does not correspond to ...
Relationship between self-esteem and body image in children with obesity
(Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 2015)
Confirmatory factor analysis of different versions of the Body Shape Questionnaire applied to Brazilian university students
(Elsevier B.V., 2014-09-01)
This study aimed at evaluating the validity, reliability, and factorial invariance of the complete (34-item) and shortened (8-item and 16-item) versions of the Body Shape Questionnaire (BSQ) when applied to Brazilian ...
Comparison of body-image self-perception according to Body Mass Index and fat percentage of university students Comparación en autopercepción de la imagen corporal en estudiantes universitarios evaluados según índice de Masa Corporal y porcentaje de grasa
(Asociacion Espanola de Dietistas-Nutricionistas, 2016)
Introduction: Usually the correlation between BMI and body image is estimated but the correlation using another methodology is unknown. The aim of this study was to compare the self-perception of body image using BMI and ...