Human energy expenditure in affluent societies: an analysis of 574 doubly-labelled water measurements.

@article{Black1996HumanEE,
  title={Human energy expenditure in affluent societies: an analysis of 574 doubly-labelled water measurements.},
  author={Alison E. Black and William A Coward and Tim James Cole and Andrew M Prentice},
  journal={European journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={1996},
  volume={50 2},
  pages={72-92}
}
OBJECTIVES To describe average levels of free-living energy expenditure in people from affluent societies and to determine the influence of body weight, height, age and sex. DESIGN Analysis of 574 measurements of total energy expenditure (TEE, assessed by the doubly-labelled water method); basal metabolic rate (BMR, directly measured or derived from similar directly measured proxy measures such as during sleep); activity energy expenditure (AEE, derived as TEE-BMR); and physical activity… CONTINUE READING
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