Relationship between physical activity related energy expenditure and body composition: a gender difference


OBJECTIVE: The doubly labeled water method for the measurement of average daily metabolic rate (ADMR), combined with a measurement of basal metabolic rate (BMR), permits the calculation of energy expenditure for physical activity. Thus, the relation between physical activity and body composition (%body fat) can be determined. METHOD: We analyzed existing… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.ijo.0800385


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