Energy cost of walking in boys who differ in adiposity but are matched for body mass.

@article{Ayub2003EnergyCO,
  title={Energy cost of walking in boys who differ in adiposity but are matched for body mass.},
  author={Beatriz Volpe Ayub and O Bar-or},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={2003},
  volume={35 4},
  pages={669-74}
}
PURPOSE To compare the energy cost of treadmill walking, in pairs of obese and lean adolescents who were matched for total body mass. METHODS Metabolic energy expenditure was determined at 67, 83, and 100 m.min-1, in nine obese and nine nonobese 11- to 18-yr-old boys. Total adiposity and fat distribution in the trunk and limbs were assessed using DXA… CONTINUE READING