Race and gender differences in the relationships between anthropometrics and abdominal fat in youth.

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OBJECTIVE We examined the influence of race and gender on abdominal adipose tissue (AT) distribution for a given anthropometric measure including waist circumference (WC), waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and waist-to-height (W/Ht) in youth. METHODS AND PROCEDURES Subjects included healthy 62 black and 98 white youth. A single transverse image of the abdomen (L4… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/oby.2008.13

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@article{Lee2008RaceAG, title={Race and gender differences in the relationships between anthropometrics and abdominal fat in youth.}, author={Sojung Lee and Jennifer L Kuk and Tamara S. Hannon and Silva Arslanian}, journal={Obesity}, year={2008}, volume={16 5}, pages={1066-71} }