Beyond height and weight: a programme of school nurse assessed skinfold measurements from white British and South Asian origin...
... had similar height and subscapular skinfold thickness but weighed less and had lower triceps skinfold thickness than white ... Overweight, obesity and skinfold thickness of children of African or Indian decent in Trinidad and Tobago. Int J Epidemiol 2001 ... A key strength of this study is that we report for the first time, a city-wide programme of child skinfold thickness ... However, there are now notable differences in the two skinfold thicknesses, with triceps being lower in the Pakistani children ...http://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/5/11/e008630
Interrelationships between BMI, skinfold thicknesses, percent body fat, and cardiovascular disease risk factors among U.S....
Despite the large measurement errors associated with skinfold thicknesses [5, 6], skinfold thicknesses are widely used among ... The thickness of the triceps and subscapular skinfolds were measured to the nearest 0.1 mm using Holtain skinfold calipers. ... the accuracy of skinfold thickness estimates of body fatness likely varies across skinfold sites and equations , in part ... BMISkinfold thicknessesBody fatDXAChildrenNHANES. Background. The body mass index (BMI, kg/m2) is widely used as a screening ...https://bmcpediatr.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12887-015-0493-6
Amniotic fluid CPR was higher and skinfold thickness of the newborn greater in group II than in group I. Neonatal complications ...http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/5/4/409
Adiposity and Fat Patterning in Black Americans
In addition, skinfolds at the triceps, biceps, subscapular, suprailiac and lower thigh and circumference at the hips were ... Anthropometric predictors of diabetes, blood pressure, plasma lipids and glucose, and left ventricular wall thickness were ... left ventricular wall thickness, mortality from all causes and from coronary heart disease and cardiovascular disease. ...https://www.bioportfolio.com/resources/trial/125165/Adiposity-and-Fat-Patterning-in-Black-Americans.html
Calipers: Are They Effective For Measuring Body-fat?
An equation can be used to determine body-fat percentage, or the skin-fold thicknesses, on their own, can be used to gauge ... Calipers are the apparatus used to measure various skin-fold thicknesses, at specific sites, to acquire a percentage value. ... Indeed, the measurements taken from a skin-fold body-fat test, provide a very good indication of ones body-fat levels. Skin- ... simple and accurate method for estimating leanness-fatness is measuring the thickness of skin-folds by constant-tension ...https://www.bodybuilding.com/fun/drobson98.htm
A comparison of body composition of college youth | Alto Rendimiento
Fat Mass and Skin folds thickness (Chest, Triceps, Sub scapular and Sum of three skin folds), Height, Weight and Activity. The ... Fat Mass and Skin folds thickness (Chest, Triceps, Sub scapular and Sum of three skin folds), Height, Weight and Activity. The ... triceps skin fold, sum of three skin folds, sit ups and income. Variability does not exist between medium active and highly ... triceps skin fold, sum of three skin folds, sit ups and income. Variability does not exist between medium active and highly ...http://altorendimiento.com/a-comparison-of-body-composition-of-college-youth/
Part 06. Nutrition - KMLE: 소아과 넬슨(Nelson) 정리집
triceps skinfold thickness measurements more than 85th percentile for age and sex ... skin fold thickness ↓. --, protein-calorie malnutrition. ; midarm muscle circum. (cm) = arm circ. (cm) - (skin fold thickness × ...http://m.kmle.co.kr/nelsonview.php?m=%B6%F3%BD%C4&view=Part+06.+Nutrition.htm
Comparing the use of body mass index (BMI) and triceps skin fold thickness (SFT) in determining the prevalence of underweight, ...
Background: Body mass index (BMI) and triceps skinfold thickness thickness (SFT) are assessment tools for underweight, a major ... Comparing the use of body mass index (BMI) and triceps skin fold thickness (SFT) in determining the prevalence of underweight, ...http://journalcra.com/article/comparing-use-body-mass-index-bmi-and-triceps-skin-fold-thickness-sft-determining-prevalence
Growth of Skinfold Thickness in the Undernourished Santal Children: A Focus on the Purulia District of India | SpringerLink
The skinfold thickness in different locations like tricep, bicep, subscapular, suprailiac, and calf generally measures the ... Undernutrition does not affect the skinfold thickness in different locations uniformly, and the sensitivities of skinfold ... suprailiac skinfold, SPSF; biceps skinfold, BCSF; and calf skinfold, CSF). SBSF and TRSF were strongly associated with the ... Santal Undernutrition Nutritional status Skinfold thickness Nutritional anthropometry Body fat Growth curve Body mass index ...https://link.springer.com/referenceworkentry/10.1007%2F978-3-319-40007-5_117-1
Usefulness of a stature-based standard of skinfold thickness, especially for short children - Ohzeki - 1995 - American Journal...
Usefulness of a stature-based standard of skinfold thickness, especially for short children. Authors. *. Takehiko Ohzeki M.D., ... Skinfold thicknessess (SFT) were measured at ulnar, triceps, subscapular and suprailiac sites in 730 boys and 724 girls (age 3- ... Means and standard deviation (SD) were calculated after logarithmic transformation of the original skinfold readings to ...http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/ajhb.1310070213/abstract
Differences in the U.S. Trends in the Prevalence of Obesity Based on Body Mass Index and Skinfold Thickness - Acknowledgements...
Differences in the U.S. Trends in the Prevalence of Obesity Based on Body Mass Index and Skinfold Thickness. Richard V. ...http://www.nber.org/papers/w15005.ack
Differences in the U.S. Trends in the Prevalence of Obesity Based on Body Mass Index and Skinfold Thickness
The results indicate that when one uses skinfold thicknesses rather than BMI to define obesity, the rise in the prevalence of ... This paper compares long-run trends in the prevalence of obesity when obesity is defined using skinfold thickness instead of ... The results indicate that when one uses skinfold thicknesses rather than BMI to define obesity, the rise in the prevalence of ... Differences in the U.S. Trends in the Prevalence of Obesity Based on Body Mass Index and Skinfold Thickness. ...https://ideas.repec.org/p/nbr/nberwo/15005.html
Developing a tool for obtaining maternal skinfold thickness measurements and assessing inter-observer variability among...
Measuring skinfold thickness. To measure skinfold thickness, the indicator on the callipers was zeroed. The thumb and index ... While skinfold thickness measurement (SFTM) is increasingly being used in pregnancy, there is limited data and a lack of a ... Skinfold thickness measurements were performed as per the International Standards for Anthropometric Assessment Manual (2006) [ ... Location of skinfold sites. Biceps. The woman was asked to stand relaxed, with arms at her side, and the biceps skinfold was ...https://rd.springer.com/article/10.1186/1471-2393-13-42
Predicting birth weight using an index derived from symphysiofundal height, abdominal circumference and skin fold thickness in...
Predicting birth weight using an index derived from symphysiofundal height, abdominal circumference and skin fold thickness in ... Predicting birth weight using an index derived from symphysiofundal height, abdominal circumference and skin fold thickness in ... Following the study procedures, symphysiofungal height, abdominal circumference and skin fold thickness were taken in ... abdominal circumference and skin fold thickness in mulago hospital parturients, with 95% limits of agreement of (-326.334.7) ...http://makir.mak.ac.ug/handle/10570/848
Use of Anthropometry in Monitoring the Nutritional and Health Status of Persons Living with HIV/AIDS | SpringerLink
... skinfold thickness (SF), waist circumference (WC) and waist-hip ratio (WHR). Studies suggest that several of these ...https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4419-1788-1_153
January 1998 - Volume 91 - Issue 1 : Obstetrics & Gynecology
Weight Gain in Pregnancy, Triceps Skinfold Thickness, and Blood Pressure in Offspring. CLARK, P. M.; ATTON, C.; LAW, C. M.; ... Natural Evolution of Nuchal Thickness in Trisomy-21 Fetuses. BORRELL, ANTONI; COSTA, DOLORS; MARTINEZ, JOSEP M.; More ...http://journals.lww.com/greenjournal/toc/1998/01000
Association between maternal folate concentrations during pregnancy and insulin resistance in Indian children | SpringerLink
The distributions of the children's skinfold thickness, insulin concentrations, HOMA-IR, and vitamin B12 and homocysteine ... except for subscapular skinfold thickness and fat% (Table 3). The strength of these associations diminished after full ... and subscapular and triceps skinfold thicknesses within 72 h of birth as described before . ... MUAC and skinfold measurements (Table 2). The prevalence of low birthweight (32.0% vs 19.1%; p = 0.1) and preterm (12.0% vs 7.6 ...https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00125-013-3086-7
Anthropometry of Malnutrition in End Stage Liver Disease | SpringerLink
Most common anthropometric indices are triceps skinfold thickness (TST) and mid arm muscle circumference (MAMC). Both ...https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-1-4419-1788-1_172
The Relationship between Balance, Muscles, and Anthropomorphic Features in Young Adults
Supraspinal Skinfold Thickness. Thickness of skinfold between thumb and index finger at 5 cm superior and medial of spina ... A measure sensitive to 1 mm was used for anthropometric measurements, Holtain brand of skinfold caliper sensitive to 2 mm was ... Additionally, muscle shortness tests, subcutaneous fat thickness, and waist and thigh circumference were measured. As the ...https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ari/2012/146063/
Revision: Variance Inflation in Regression
amount of body fat; X1: triceps skinfold thickness; X2: thigh circumference; and X3: mid-arm circumference, under . From the ... triceps skinfold thickness; : thigh circumference; and : mid-arm circumference; and from (27) that are strongly linked. ...https://www.hindawi.com/journals/ads/2013/671204/
Weight Loss Services
Skinfold thickness measurement: Your weight may not budge on the scale, yet you are losing body fat. Using calipers to measure ... skinfold thickness at various sites, we can determine your body's percentage of fat in relation to lean body mass. We will then ...https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/heart_vascular_institute/clinical_services/specialty_areas/cardiac_rehabilitation/weight-loss-services.html
Obesity: Meals and Snacks Provided by Schools | The Community Guide
... "skinfold thickness" or "skinfold measurement" or "skin fold thickness" or "skin fold measurement" or "hip circumference" or " ... bmi or healthy weight or body weight or adiposity or body mass index or skinfold thickness or body fat or waist circumference ... S2 TX "skinfold thickness" OR TX "hip measurement" OR TX "waist measurement" ...https://www.thecommunityguide.org/findings/obesity-meal-fruit-vegetable-snack-interventions-increase-healthier-foods-beverages-schools
HESI PEDS | Congenital Heart Defect | Heart
skinfold thickness. sweet potatoes. Poor skin turgor. List the signs and symptoms atrophy of papillae on tongue. loss of ... What are signs and Unequal skin folds of the buttocks. Ortalini sign. Why are fractures of the Fractures of the epiphyseal ...https://www.scribd.com/document/77833329/HESI-PEDS
Association between metabolic disturbances and G-174C polymorphism of interleukin-6 gene in obese children | European Journal...
The carriers of C alleles presented with lower thickness of subcutaneous tissue and higher concentrations of HDL-C than the ... and the sum of the thickness of 3 and 10 skin-folds were measured. The percentage of fat tissue content measured in skinfolds ... In the group of obese boys carrying C allele, a sum of 3 skin-fold thickness was lower than those with the GG genotype (170.2 ... The carriers of C alleles (CG+CC) presented with lower thickness of subcutaneous tissue calculated as a sum of 10 skin-folds ( ...https://eurjmedres.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/2047-783X-14-S4-196
DAPA Measurement Toolkit
Indirect anthropometric measurements and indices (e.g. circumferences, skinfold thickness and BMI) ... Circumferences, linear dimensions, lengths, skinfolds, body volumes and body surface area. Anthropometry, densitometry, ...http://dapa-toolkit.mrc.ac.uk/anthropometry/introduction/anthropometry