Bioimpedance analysis of body composition in an international twin cohort.

  title={Bioimpedance analysis of body composition in an international twin cohort.},
  author={{\'A}d{\'a}m Domonkos T{\'a}rnoki and D{\'a}vid L{\'a}szl{\'o} T{\'a}rnoki and Emanuela Medda and Rodolfo Cotichini and Maria Antonietta Stazi and Corrado Fagnani and Lorenza Nistic{\~A} and Pierleone Lucatelli and Emanuele Boatta and Chiara Zini and Fabrizio Fanelli and Claudio Baracchini and Giorgio Meneghetti and Giuseppe Schillaci and J{\'a}nos Osztovits and Gy{\"o}rgy Jermendy and R{\~a} Bert G Kiss and Istv{\~A} N Pr{\~A} da and Kinga Karlinger and Agnes Lannert and J{\'u}lia M{\'e}tneki and Andrea {\'A}gnes Moln{\'a}r and Zsolt F Garami and Viktor B{\'e}rczi and Ildiko Halasz and Gyorgy Baffy},
  journal={Obesity research & clinical practice},
  volume={8 3},
OBJECTIVE Multiple twin studies have demonstrated the heritability of anthropometric and metabolic traits. However, assessment of body composition parameters by bioimpedance analysis (BIA) has not been routinely performed in this setting. DESIGN A cross-sectional study. SETTING Study subjects were recruited and assessed at twin festivals or at major… CONTINUE READING