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Skinfold Thickness

Known as: Skinfold Thicknesses, Thickness, Skinfold, Thicknesses, Skinfold 
The measurement of subcutaneous fat located directly beneath the skin by grasping a fold of skin and subcutaneous fat between the thumb and… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
BackgroundNo previous systematic review has quantitatively examined the association between muscular fitness during childhood and… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND Some heavy metals (e.g., arsenic, cadmium, lead, mercury) have been associated with obesity and obesity comorbidities… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To explore the accuracy of various body mass index (BMI) cutpoints in identifying children who have excess adiposity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Although body fat patterning has been related to adverse health outcomes in adults, its importance in children and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
CONTEXT Some observational studies have found an association between television viewing and child and adolescent adiposity… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The relationship of skinfold thicknesses to body density and of skinfold thicknesses to densitometrically determined body fat was… 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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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
1. Skinfold thicknesses at four sites – biceps, triceps, subscapular and supra-iliac – and total body density (by underwater… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
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  • Archives of disease in childhood
  • 1971
  • Corpus ID: 36980316
Total body water was measured in 23 children aged 1 to 11 years and correlated with estimates of lean body mass derived from… Expand
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Highly Cited
1967
Highly Cited
1967
1. Skinfold thickness and body density were measured on 105 young adult men and women and 86 adolescent boys and girls. 2. The… Expand
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