Basal metabolic rate and body fatness of adult men in northern Mexico

M E Valencia, S Y Moya, G McNeill, P Haggarty

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Abstract / Description of output

To investigate the possibility that overprediction of basal metabolic rate (BMR) of tropical populations is related to differences in fatness between tropical and temperate populations, 32 Mexican men aged 18-40 years underwent measurements of BMR and body fat content. The men were divided into four body mass index (BMI) groups (
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)205-211
Number of pages7
JournalEuropean Journal of Clinical Nutrition
Volume48
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Mar 1994

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • predictive equations
  • energy-expenditure
  • requirements
  • reappraisal

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