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Yara Fidelix, Mara C. Lofrano-Prado, Leonardo S. Fortes, James O. Hill, Ann E. Caldwell, João P. Botero and Wagner L. do Prado

criteria were age between 13 and 18 years, pubertal stage (stage 3 or 4), and body mass index (BMI) >95th percentile for sex and age. 15 Exclusion criteria were weight >120 kg (limitation of the training equipment); genetic, metabolic, or endocrine disorders associated with obesity (self-reported or

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Aurora de Fátima G.C. Mafra Cabral, Marcelo Medeiros Pinheiro, Charlles H.M. Castro, Marco Túlio De Mello, Sérgio Tufik and Vera Lúcia Szejnfeld

cardiopulmonary exercise test on a treadmill (Life Fitness 9700HR; Life Fitness, Schiller Park, IL, USA). All subjects performed the test in the morning. Weight in kg was measured using a digital scale and height (in meters) were used to calculate body mass index (BMI) in kg/m 2 . Medical evaluation was performed

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Robert J. Kowalsky, Sophy J. Perdomo, John M. Taormina, Christopher E. Kline, Andrea L. Hergenroeder, Jeffrey R. Balzer, John M. Jakicic and Bethany Barone Gibbs

study evaluating secondary outcomes of discomfort, fatigue, and sleepiness. These methods and primary results are reported elsewhere in greater detail. 22 In brief, overweight and obese (body mass index = 25.0–<40.0 kg/m 2 ) men and women (aged 20–65 y) were recruited from the University of Pittsburgh

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André Luiz Galvim, Isabela Martins Oliveira, Tatiane Vieira Martins, Leonardo Moreira Vieira, Natália Caroline Cerri, Natália Oiring de Castro Cezar, Renata Valle Pedroso and Grace Angélica de Oliveira Gomes

sociodemographic information collection, including age group, sex, and schooling; socioeconomic information, including individual income; and information on health condition, including incidence of NCCD. The weight, height, and body mass index (BMI) of the participants were evaluated. Adhesion to the Program At

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Alexandra Valencia-Peris, Joan Úbeda-Colomer, Jorge Lizandra, Carmen Peiró-Velert and José Devís-Devís

analyses, these categories were recodified as low-medium SES and high SES. Body mass index (BMI) was calculated and recorded as weight (kg)/height (m 2 ) using a Stadiometer (model 1-S-B, 6615; Medi-waves Inc, Sonipat, Haryana) and a digital scale (Soehnle Body Balance Comfort F5; Soehnle, Nassau, Germany

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Mark A. Tully, Ilona I. McMullan, Nicole E. Blackburn, Jason J. Wilson, Laura Coll-Planas, Manuela Deidda, Paolo Caserotti, Dietrich Rothenbacher and on behalf of the SITLESS group

/female), marital status (single, married, widowed, or divorced), living arrangements (alone, spouse/partner, son/daughter, other relative, other family, or nonrelatives), employment status (employed or unemployed), body mass index (BMI; underweight, normal weight, overweight, or obese), and education (can read

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Laura K. Fewell, Riley Nickols, Amanda Schlitzer Tierney and Cheri A. Levinson

effectiveness of integrating exercise in treatment. Exercise has been shown to reinforce weight gain and increase body mass index (BMI) in inpatients with anorexia nervosa (AN) and supervised aerobic and strength training exercises have been shown to effectively reduce eating disorder symptoms ( Calogero

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Denise M. Jones, Harvi F. Hart, Kay M. Crossley, Ilana N. Ackerman and Joanne L. Kemp

(30 Hz), device position (waist), date of birth, sex, body mass, height, and race of the participant. Self-reported body mass and height data were collected and body mass index was calculated (reported in results). For the Fitbit™ devices participants’ demographic data (sex, date of birth, height, and

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Alessandra Prioreschi and Lisa K. Micklesfield

adiposity in infants. 6 Furthermore, physical activity has been associated with favorable adiposity outcomes in infant populations, 8 yet there is limited data off which to draw conclusions, and surrogate measures of adiposity (such as body mass index, BMI) are frequently used. 6 , 8 There is clear

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Simone Ciaccioni, Laura Capranica, Roberta Forte, Helmi Chaabene, Caterina Pesce and Giancarlo Condello

dimensions of novice older judo practitioners (i.e., judoka). In particular, the anthropometrical assessment included the measurement of height, body mass, body mass index (BMI), and waist and hip circumferences ( Marfell-Jones, Stewart, & De Ridder, 2012 ). The evaluation of the physical functional