Association of visceral fat area with abdominal skeletal muscle distribution in overweight Japanese adults.

@article{Tanaka2018AssociationOV,
  title={Association of visceral fat area with abdominal skeletal muscle distribution in overweight Japanese adults.},
  author={Noriko I. Tanaka and H Murakami and Yumi Ohmori and Naomi Aiba and Akemi Morita and Shaw Watanabe and Motohiko Miyachi},
  journal={Obesity research & clinical practice},
  year={2018},
  volume={12 4},
  pages={
          378-383
        }
}
BACKGROUND Quantitative evaluation of visceral fat mass and skeletal muscle mass is important for health promotion. Recently, some studies suggested the existence of adipocyte-myocyte negative crosstalk. If so, abdominal skeletal muscles may easily and negatively affected not only by the age but also the visceral fat because age-related reduction in… CONTINUE READING