Evaluation of the factorial method for determination of energy expenditure in 16 young adult women living in China.


OBJECTIVE The present study aimed to evaluate the accuracy of the factorial method for estimating energy needs in individuals living in China. METHODS Sixteen healthy female adults aged 22.1±1.2 years with a body mass index (kg/m(2)) of 20.4±1.7 were selected as subjects. In free-living conditions, energy expenditure (EE) was determined by using the… (More)
DOI: 10.3967/0895-3988.2011.04.006


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