Changes in anthropometric indices of body composition with age in a healthy elderly population.

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Changes in body composition are known to occur with old age, but there is limited knowledge of the normal values rates of change in anthropometric indices of body composition or the distribution of these changes in the elderly. In the present study, 98 elderly white men and 122 elderly white women were followed prospectively for 6 years. These participants… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ajhb.1310010408

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@article{Chumlea1989ChangesIA, title={Changes in anthropometric indices of body composition with age in a healthy elderly population.}, author={William M Cameron Chumlea and Robert L. Rhyne and Philip J. Garry and William C. Hunt}, journal={American journal of human biology : the official journal of the Human Biology Council}, year={1989}, volume={1 4}, pages={457-462} }