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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 ...
Antropometria de atletas culturistas em relacao a referencia populacional
Body builders have as their training goals the maximum muscle hypertrophy with minimum adiposity. However, the scarcity of specific standards implies often in framing wrongly those athletes either as overweight (by their ...
Amnestic dementia impairment in Parkinson's disease: The role of body composition, ageing and insulin resistance
Background The risk of cognitive impairment associated with Parkinson's disease (PD) is related to ageing. The role of body compartmentalization and associated metabolic dysfunctions, as a risk factor for dementia in PD ...
Malnutrition and body composition in urban and rural schoolchildren: A cross-sectional study in San Rafael, Mendoza (Argentina)
(Wiley-liss, Div John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2016-11)
Objectives: The aim of the present study was to analyze the nutritional status and body composition of children from San Rafael, Mendoza, avoiding urban and rural categorization by generating subpopulations as a function ...