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Body Composition

Known as: Body Compositions, Composition, Body, Compositions, Body 
The relative amounts of various components in the body, such as percentage of body fat.
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Decades ago, discussion of an impending global pandemic of obesity was thought of as heresy. But in the 1970s, diets began to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND The loss of muscle mass is considered to be a major determinant of strength loss in aging. However, large-scale… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
  • R. Baumgartner
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 20779354
Abstract: Health risks in elderly people cannot be evaluated simply in conventional terms of body fatness or fat distribution… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The effects of conjugated linoleic acid (CLA) on body composition were investigated. ICR mice were fed a control diet containing… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Renowned body composition specialist Timothy Lohman explores the latest issues and controversies in body composition assessment… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Introducing the Basics of Growth, Maturation, and Performance. Age- and Sex-Associated Variation in Growth. Age- and Sex… Expand
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
In a double-blind, placebo-controlled trial, we studied the effects of six months of growth hormone replacement in 24 adults with… Expand
Review
1987
Review
1987
  • H. Lukaski
  • The American journal of clinical nutrition
  • 1987
  • Corpus ID: 3884949
Renewed interest in the assessment of human body composition has stimulated the need for a balanced understanding of available… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
This study was conducted to validate the relationship between bioelectrical conductance (ht2/R) and densitometrically determined… Expand
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Review
1985
Review
1985
In brief: The assessment of body composition has become an important method for determining a desirable body weight of adults and… Expand
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