Increased BMR in overweight and obese patients with type 2 diabetes may result from an increased fat-free mass

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The study aimed to determine the relationships between the basal metabolic rate (BMR) and body composition of overweight and obese Chinese adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM). This cross-sectional clinical study enrolled 193 Chinese adults with type 2 DM who were overweight (24 kg/m2=BMI≤28 kg/m2, n=99), or obese (BMI ≥28 kg/m2, n=94). Ninety-seven… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11596-016-1542-6

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@article{2016IncreasedBI, title={Increased BMR in overweight and obese patients with type 2 diabetes may result from an increased fat-free mass}, author={Min-xian Sun 孙敏娴 and Shi Zhao 赵 湜 and Hong Mao 毛 红 and Zhong-jing Wang 王中京 and Xu-yan Zhang 张旭艳 and Lan Yi 易 兰}, journal={Journal of Huazhong University of Science and Technology [Medical Sciences]}, year={2016}, volume={36}, pages={59-63} }