Funding agencies: The source of support for this study was provided by an NIH NIDDK grant # RC1DK086881-01 (P.T.K.). This project was also supported by a Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NIH 2P30DK072476) grant from the National Institutes of Health. P.T.K. is supported, in part, by the Marie Edana Corcoran Endowed Chair in Pediatric Obesity and Diabetes.
Relationship of anthropometric indices to abdominal and total body fat in youth: Sex and race differences
Version of Record online: 19 FEB 2014
Copyright © 2014 The Obesity Society
Volume 22, Issue 5, pages 1345–1350, May 2014
How to Cite
Barreira, T. V., Broyles, S. T., Gupta, A. K. and Katzmarzyk, P. T. (2014), Relationship of anthropometric indices to abdominal and total body fat in youth: Sex and race differences. Obesity, 22: 1345–1350. doi: 10.1002/oby.20714
Disclosure: The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Author contributions: TVB was involved in the study design, data analysis, literature search and generation of figures. PTK was involved in the study design. All authors were involved in data interpretation, writing the paper, and had final approval of the submitted and published versions.
Clinical Trial Registration: Anthropometric Assessment of Abdominal Obesity and Health Risk in Children and Adolescents; Registered May 7, 2012; ClinicalTrials.gov; identifier NCT01595100.
- Issue online: 1 MAY 2014
- Version of Record online: 19 FEB 2014
- Accepted manuscript online: 3 FEB 2014 11:15AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 30 JAN 2014
- Manuscript Received: 10 OCT 2013
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