Assessing Body Fat Changes during Moderate Weight Loss with Anthropometry and Bioelectrical Impedance.

@article{Aslam2009AssessingBF,
  title={Assessing Body Fat Changes during Moderate Weight Loss with Anthropometry and Bioelectrical Impedance.},
  author={Muhammad Aslam and Aaron Wesley Eckhauser and Cindy A Dorminy and Cynthia M Dossett and Leena Choi and Maciej S Buchowski},
  journal={Obesity research & clinical practice},
  year={2009},
  volume={3 4},
  pages={209}
}
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES: Monitoring changes in total fat mass and abdominal adiposity are important in understanding the impact of different types of weight loss interventions on health risks. Our objective was to assess the usefulness of anthropometry and bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) in predicting fat mass changes during moderate weight loss. SUBJECTS/METHODS: Fat mass changes were assessed in 34 overweight adults (24 females, 10 males) after a 12-week supervised weight loss induced by… CONTINUE READING

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