Racial differences in abdominal depot-specific adiposity in white and African American adults.

Abstract

BACKGROUND There is increasing interest in understanding racial differences in adiposity in specific body depots as a way to explain differential health risks associated with obesity. OBJECTIVE Our aim was to examine the differences in abdominal visceral adipose tissue (VAT) and subcutaneous adipose tissue (SAT) between white and African American adults… (More)
DOI: 10.3945/ajcn.2009.28136

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