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Variations of body composition, physical activity and caloric intake in schoolchildren during national holidays
(Springer International Publishing, 2016)
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 ...
Patterns of Body Composition Relating to Chronic Respiratory Diseases Among Adults in Four Resource-Poor Settings in Peru
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 ...
Effect of Physical Training on Body Composition in Brazilian Military
The military are selected on the basis of physical standards and are regularly involved in strong physical activities, also related to particular sports training. The aims of the study were to analyze the effect of a 7-month ...
Body mass index and body composition in relation to sexual maturation
(Freund Publishing House LtdTel AvivIsrael, 2008)
Basal Metabolic Rate and Body Composition in Patients with Post-Polio Syndrome
The aim of this study was to compare basal metabolic rate (BMR) of post-polio syndrome ( PPS) patients with healthy individuals and to determine its correlation to body composition. BMR (kcal/day) was determined by indirect ...
Body composition, physical fitness and exercise activities of elderly
Ageing is a natural and inevitable process with degenerative changes in most of the physical, physiological, psychological and social functions. Furthermore, the ageing process has an impact on the body composition ...