Changes in body composition in adolescent boys.

  title={Changes in body composition in adolescent boys.},
  author={J S Riumallo and John V. G. A. Durnin},
  journal={European journal of clinical nutrition},
  volume={42 2},
Changes in body composition were studied at age 10 and 13 years in 47 healthy school children of the Glasgow area. When seen at age 13, 22 had reached a total puberty rating (TPR) greater than 4 while the other 25 had a TPR less than 4. On relating body composition at age 10 with that observed at age 13 for the earlier maturing and later maturing boys it is… CONTINUE READING