Assessment of nutritional status: Triceps and subscapular skin-fold thickness in Turkish children and adolescent


Yuca S. A. , Cesur Y., Yilmaz C., Mazıcıoğlu M., Kurtoglu S.

PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.27, ss.115-119, 2011 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 27 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Dergi Adı: PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.115-119

Özet

Objectives: To determine the mean and percentile values and constitute the percentile curves of the triceps and subscapular skin-fold thickness (SFT) for obtaining a measure to be used in evaluating nutritional status of children and adolescents for age and gender to determine the threat of adiposity in Turkish children.