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Relationship between indices of adiposity obtained by peripheral quantitative computed tomography and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry in pre-pubertal children

Date

2009

Authors

Ducher, Gaele
Daly, Robin M
Hill, B
Eser, Prisca
Naughton, Geraldine A.
Gravenmaker, Karen J
Seibel, Markus J.
Javaid, A
Telford, Richard
Bass, Shona L

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Publisher

Taylor & Francis Group

Abstract

Background/Aim: The study investigated the relationship between indices of adiposity measured by peripheral quantitative computed tomography (pQCT) and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) in pre-pubertal children. Subjects and methods: DXA-derived per

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Keywords: body condition; body mass; child; limb; muscle; obesity; peripheral region; regression analysis; tomography; article; body mass; computer assisted tomography; female; hand; human; leg; male; obesity; photon absorptiometry; physiology; puberty; radiography Body composition; Body fat; Muscle density; Obesity; Pre-puberty

Citation

Source

Annals of Human Biology

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Journal article

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DOI

10.3109/03014460903055139

Restricted until

2037-12-31