Fat Measurement

Known as: FAT 
The determination of the amount of fat present in a sample.
National Institutes of Health

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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Obesity is increasing in an epidemic manner in most countries and constitutes a public health problem by enhancing the risk for… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Type 2 diabetes mellitus is increasingly common, primarily because of increases in the prevalence of a sedentary… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The authors estimated abdominal fat distribution on the basis of measurements at computed tomography (CT). The attenuation range… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE: To study the relationship between percent body fat and body mass index (BMI) in different ethnic groups and to… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Whether visceral adipose tissue has a uniquely powerful association with insulin resistance or whether subcutaneous abdominal fat… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
We studied the correlations between body mass index (BMI) and percent body fat (fat%) measured by dual-photon absorptiometry (DPA… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To investigate the relation between obesity, fat distribution, and weight gain through adulthood and the risk of non… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
The casual relationship between intraabdominal visceral fat accumulation and metabolic disorders was analyzed in 46 obese… (More)
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
A weight-height index of adiposity should indicate the relative fatness of subjects of differing height unless obesity is itself… (More)
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1974
Highly Cited
1974
I. Skinfold thicknesses at four sites biceps, triceps, subscapular and supra-iliac and total body density (by underwater weighing… (More)
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