Further assessments were carried out at three years old in which weight, height, body fat and skinfold thickness were also measured.
What does SK stand for?
SK stands for Skinfold Thickness
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Children delivered by C-section also had higher BMI and skinfold thickness measurements by the age of three, the researchers found.
The researchers also found that suprailiac skinfold thickness (odds ratio, 1.
Skinfold thickness was measured using Lange skinfold calipers (Beta Technology Inc.
PL-treated mice showed significant reduction of skinfold thickness than those observed in PL-untreated controls.
Skinfold thickness at the test site was measured by gently pinching a vertical skinfold and taking the average of three skinfold measurements using a Lange-type skinfold caliper (Therapeutic Instruments, Inc.
Measurements of height, weight, and skinfold thickness were obtained to characterize selected physical features of the sample.
11,12) We are not aware of any RCC studies using skinfold thickness as an adjunct measure of body fat distribution, nor of studies that assess body fat composition.