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Association Between Early Life Weight Gain and Abdominal Fat Partitioning at 4.5 Years is Sex, Ethnicity, and Age Dependent

NZ Research Abstract

posted by Research Admin 1 on 2019-02-07 15:00:58.2

Authors

Suresh Anand Sadananthan
Peter D. Gluckman

Year of Publication

2019

Source

Obesity, A Research Journal, 1 February, 2019 [Epub ahead of print]

Publication Type

Journal article (peer reviewed)

Publication Status

Completed

Abstract

This South Asian longitudinal clinical trial investigates the associations between ageā€specific annual weight gain and fat deposition from birth to age 4/4.5 years. They identify Indian females as most susceptable to weight-gain and recommend interventions commence at 1-2 years.

Type of Study

Clinical trial

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