• insulin sensitivity
  • But determining whether this study supports a causal role for adiponectin as relates to insulin sensitivity, with adiposity as a mediator, requires careful assessment of the extent to which the three fundamental assumptions underpinning IV analysis are satisfied ( 10 ). (diabetesjournals.org)
  • The relationship between insulin sensitivity and surrogates for adiposity in youth. (rti.org)
  • studies
  • Since there are known racial differences in growth rates, body proportions, and adiposity, it cannot be assumed that studies done on whites are applicable to Blacks. (bioportfolio.com)
  • women
  • Leitzmann MF, Flood A, Ferrucci LM et al (2009) Adiposity in relation to colorectal adenomas and hyperplastic polyps in women. (springer.com)
  • youth
  • Controversy exists surrounding the contribution of fitness and adiposity as determinants of the Metabolically Healthy Overweight (MHO) phenotype in youth. (aappublications.org)
  • good
  • Although sum of skinfolds may be least influenced by age, sex and race of all the adiposity surrogates, waist-height ratio provides a good alternative for both sexes. (rti.org)
  • The BAI could be a good tool to measure adiposity due, at least in part, to the advantages over other more complex mechanical or electrical systems. (wikipedia.org)