Critical evaluation of methods for determination of body fat content in children: back to basic parameters?

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Considering the increasing prevalence of obesity among children and of obesity related disorders in the pediatric population, the reliable evaluation of body fat content in children is of critical importance in research and clinical medicine. In this study, we assessed the congruency of different estimates for body fat content in prepubertal children. We… (More)

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@article{Krner2007CriticalEO, title={Critical evaluation of methods for determination of body fat content in children: back to basic parameters?}, author={Antje K{\"o}rner and Goetz Gelbrich and G. Mueller and A Reich and Klaus Deutscher and R G{\"o}dicke and Britta Gronemann and Wendy Kiess}, journal={Hormone and metabolic research = Hormon- und Stoffwechselforschung = Hormones et metabolisme}, year={2007}, volume={39 1}, pages={31-40} }