Comparisons of body fat estimated from total body water and skinfold thicknesses of undernourished men.

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In 49 chronically undernourished adult males, classified as having mild, intermediate, or severe nutritional compromise, comparisons were made of body fat calculated from total body water with values obtained from triceps and scapular skinfolds. These same comparisons were followed in 19 of the severely undernourished subjects during a 2 1/2-month period of… (More)

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@article{Spurr1981ComparisonsOB, title={Comparisons of body fat estimated from total body water and skinfold thicknesses of undernourished men.}, author={G. B. Spurr and M Barac-nieto and H R Lotero and Hans W. Dahners}, journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition}, year={1981}, volume={34 9}, pages={1944-53} }