Changes in BMI modulate age-associated changes in sex hormone binding globulin and total testosterone, but not bioavailable testosterone in young adult men: the CARDIA Male Hormone Study

@article{Gapstur2007ChangesIB,
  title={Changes in BMI modulate age-associated changes in sex hormone binding globulin and total testosterone, but not bioavailable testosterone in young adult men: the CARDIA Male Hormone Study},
  author={Susan M. Gapstur and Peter Kopp and Peter H. Gann and Brian Chih-Hung Chiu and Laura A. Colangelo and K. -L. Liu},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
  year={2007},
  volume={31},
  pages={685-691}
}
Objectives:To compare age-associated 8-year changes in total testosterone, calculated bioavailable testosterone and sex hormone binding globulin (SHBG) across five groups of men stratified according to change in body mass index (BMI) (i.e., BMI stable (±0.69 kg/m2), decreased (−0.7 kg/m2), increased minimally (0.7–1.74 kg/m2), increased moderately (1.75–3… CONTINUE READING