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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 ...
Validation of equations to assess body composition using anthropometric data in Chilean preschool children Validación de ecuaciones antropométricas para evaluar composición corporal en niños preescolares chilenos
Background: Validated equations to measure body composition in Chilean preschool children are lacking, since the only international equation available was developed in obese, and undernourished caucasian children. Due to ...