Changes in body composition after a 12-wk aerobic exercise program in obese boys.

@article{Destefano2000ChangesIB,
  title={Changes in body composition after a 12-wk aerobic exercise program in obese boys.},
  author={Richard Destefano and Sonia Caprio and John T. Fahey and William V Tamborlane and Brittany Goldberg},
  journal={Pediatric diabetes},
  year={2000},
  volume={1 2},
  pages={61-5}
}
UNLABELLED Previous studies have shown that vigorous aerobic training programs for obese children result in minimal weight changes, and concluded that they may not be beneficial. Weight change alone may not detect important beneficial changes in body composition associated with vigorous training in these children. Fifteen obese boys (aged 9-12 yr, body mass index (BMI) 31.8+/-6.5, average percent body fat (%BF) 41+/-4.2) underwent a supervised aerobic and resistance training program (12 wk, 2… CONTINUE READING

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