Disclosure: The authors declare no conflict of interest.
Simple anthropometrics are more correlated with health variables than are estimates of body composition in Yup'ik people
Article first published online: 10 MAY 2013
Copyright © 2012 The Obesity Society
Volume 21, Issue 9, pages E435–E438, September 2013
How to Cite
Bray, M., Pomeroy, J., Knowler, W. C., Bersamin, A., Hopkins, S., Brage, S., Stanhope, K., Havel, P. J. and Boyer, B. B. (2013), Simple anthropometrics are more correlated with health variables than are estimates of body composition in Yup'ik people. Obesity, 21: E435–E438. doi: 10.1002/oby.20125
Funding agencies: This study was supported by Award Number R01DK074842 and P20RR016430 (Boyer). Dr. Peter Havel's laboratory receives support from National Institutes of Health grants HL075675, HL091333, HL107256, AT003545, and DK097307. This work was supported in part by the Intramural Research Program of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases and funding to the University of Alaska President for dedicating unrestricted funds from British Petroleum and ConocoPhillips.
- Issue published online: 23 SEP 2013
- Article first published online: 10 MAY 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 5 NOV 2012 05:49PM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 10 SEP 2012
- Manuscript Received: 21 DEC 2011
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