Blood Lipid and Percent Body Fat Levels in Down Syndrome Versus Non-DS Persons With Mental Retardation

@inproceedings{Rimmer2007BloodLA,
  title={Blood Lipid and Percent Body Fat Levels in Down Syndrome Versus Non-DS Persons With Mental Retardation},
  author={James H Rimmer and D Christopher Braddock and Glenn T Fujiura},
  year={2007}
}
Little data exist on the comparison of blood lipids and percent body fat between Down Syndrome and non-DS adults with mental retardation (MR). The following study was undertaken to determine if there were physiological and biochemical differences between these two groups. Subjects included 294 non-DS adults with MR (162 males and 132 females) and 31 adults… CONTINUE READING