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A Comparison of Bio-electrical Impedance Method and Skinfold Measure of Body Composition

Lee KJ, Kim NS, Kim HS

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Dec;15(4):235-241.
BACKGROUND: Body composition for assessing body fat content and its distribution has been extensively measured in healthy, obese, children, and elderly subjects. Various techniques have been developed to assess body...
The Relationships between Childhood Depressive Trend and Obesity and Obesity-related Lifestyles in Korean Children

Cho YG, Park KH, Kang JH

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Dec;15(4):227-234.
BACKGROUND: The association between childhood depression and obesity has been reported. Study results on the relationship between childhood depression and obesity in Korea are not consistent. Study on the associations...
The Cut-off Values of the Visceral Fat Area to Identify Metabolic Syndrome among Korean Adults: Using Visceral Fat Area Presented by Body Composition Analyzer, InBody 4.0.

Choi HJ, Yoon K, Han KH, Kim SH

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Dec;15(4):219-226.
BACKGROUND: Abdominal obesity is associated with various cardiovascular risk factors or metabolic syndrome. Recently, body composition analyzer has been popularly used in clinical settings, in which some instruments present several...
Comparison between Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) and Bioelectrical Impedence Analysis (BIA) in Measurement of Lean Body Mass and Fat Mass in Obese Adults: Based Bland-Altman Plot Analysis

Han SH, Lee SY, Kim KN, Yoo SM

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Dec;15(4):213-218.
BACKGROUND: Accurate measurement of human body composition is important in diagnosing obesity. Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) has been known as gold standard for both clinical and research purposes. Also,...
Relationship of Metabolic Syndrome and Truncal Obesity Measured by Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry and Computed Tomography in Obese Women

Yoo S, Kim JS, Lee SY, Kim KN

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Dec;15(4):206-212.
BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to evaluate and compare the validity of the truncal fat amount and visceral fat area measured by whole body dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA)...
Comparison of Obesity and Atherosclerosis Indices between Obese and Non-obese Middle-aged Men

Kang D, Hong C, Kim K

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Dec;15(4):196-205.
BACKGROUND: Obesity and endothelial dysfunction are highly interrelated. Specifically visceral fat leads to insulin resistance and endothelial dysfunction, mainly through fat-derived metabolic products, hormones, and adipocytokines. Analysis of this relationship...
Eating Attitude in Obese Patients

Kim JK, Lee K, Park TJ, Son YW, Kim BN, Cho WJ

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Dec;15(4):188-195.
BACKGROUND: The objectives were to evaluate Korean Eating Attitude Test-26 (KEAT-26) score in obese patients and the change of eating attitude with weight reduction management. METHODS: Eating attitude (self-control of eating,...
Effect of Visceral Obesity for Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Kang JH, Kim KA, Cho YG, Chun JY, Kim OH

  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2006 Dec;15(4):175-187.
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