Anthropometric body fat composition reference values in Spanish adolescents. The AVENA Study

  title={Anthropometric body fat composition reference values in Spanish adolescents. The AVENA Study},
  author={Luis A Moreno and M I Mesana and Marcela Gonz{\'a}lez-Gross and Carlos M Gil and J L Hernandez Fleta and Julia W{\"a}rnberg and Jonatan Ruiz Ruiz and Antonio Sarr{\'i}a and Asensi{\'o}n Marcos and Manuel Bueno},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
Objective:To determine reference values for body mass index (BMI), sum of six skinfolds (∑6 skinfolds) and body fat percentage (BF%) in Spanish adolescents aged 13–18 years, included in the AVENA Study (Alimentación y Valoración del Estado Nutricional en Adolescentes: Food and Assessment of the Nutritional Status of Adolescents).Design:Multicentre cross-sectional study.Setting:Representative sample of Spanish adolescents.Subjects:The population was selected by means of a multiplestep, simple… CONTINUE READING
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