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- Leal, Danielle Biazzi, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Public health nutrition 2015 v.18 no.12 pp. 2105-2114
- adipose tissue; adiposity; age structure; body mass index; boys; cross-sectional studies; elementary schools; girls; private schools; school children; skinfold thickness; waist circumference; waist-to-height ratio; Brazil
- ... To describe changes in total and central adiposity and body fat distribution in children over a 5-year period by investigating variations in BMI, waist circumference (WC), waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) and skinfold thicknesses (SFT). A school-based sample of children from 2nd to 5th grades of elementary schools participated in two cross-sectional studies in 2002 (n 2936) and 2007 (n 1232). Public a ...