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Adiposity in childhood brain tumors: A report from the Canadian Study of Determinants of Endometabolic Health in Children (CanD

Body Composition Assessment
Wang KW et al.
Used Parameters : PBF

Publication Year : 2017

Country : Canada

Journal : Scientific Reports

Children with brain tumors (CBT) are at high risk of cardiovascular diseases and type 2 diabetes compared to the general population. Recently, adiposity has been reported to be more informative for cardiometabolic risk stratification than body mass index (BMI) in the general population. The goal of this study is to describe the adiposity phenotype in CBT, and to establish adiposity determinants. We recruited CBT (n= 56) and non-cancer controls (n= 106). Percent body fat (% FM), waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and waist-to-height ratio (WHtR) …
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