Assessment of energy expenditure associated with physical activities in free-living obese and nonobese adolescents.

@article{Lazzer2003AssessmentOE,
  title={Assessment of energy expenditure associated with physical activities in free-living obese and nonobese adolescents.},
  author={Stefano Lazzer and Yves Boirie and Abdelali Bitar and Christophe Montaurier and Jean Vernet and Martine De Meyer and Michel Vermorel},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2003},
  volume={78 3},
  pages={471-9}
}
BACKGROUND Information on activity patterns and the energy cost of activities is critically missing. OBJECTIVE We measured the energy cost of and time devoted to various activities in obese and nonobese adolescents. DESIGN Daily energy expenditure (DEE) and its main components were determined in 27 obese and 50 nonobese adolescents aged 12-16 y by using… CONTINUE READING