Chronic effects of over- and under-nutrition on thermogenesis.

  title={Chronic effects of over- and under-nutrition on thermogenesis.},
  author={John S Garrow},
  journal={International journal for vitamin and nutrition research. Internationale Zeitschrift fur Vitamin- und Ernahrungsforschung. Journal international de vitaminologie et de nutrition},
  volume={56 2},
  • John S Garrow
  • Published 1986 in
    International journal for vitamin and nutrition…
This paper reviews the evidence on the magnitude of the changes in energy expenditure during over- and underfeeding periods. It is of interest to know whether these changes can be explained by the predicted effects of the extra feed (or the missing feed) on dietary-induced thermogenesis (DIT) and the effects of changes in body composition and resting metabolic rate. Chronic overfeeding of both lean and obese subjects result in an increase in thermogenesis to a similar extent according to… CONTINUE READING