Fad Diets and Obesity--Part I: Measuring Weight In a Clinical Setting

Moyad, Mark A.
April 2004
Urologic Nursing;Apr2004, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p114
Academic Journal
Part I. Presents a review of various measurements of obesity. Overview of the obesity epidemic in the United States; Body mass index; Bioelectrical impedance analysis; Definition of overweight and obesity; Waist-to-hip ratio; Lean body mass; Skinfold thickness; Crude weight.


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