Racial differences in central adiposity in a longitudinal cohort of black and white adolescent females.

Tybor, David J.
Lichtenstein, Alice H.
Dallal, Gerard E.
Daniels, Stephen R.
Must, Aviva.
2010

Background: Central adiposity is related to chronic disease risk in adolescents. Racial differences in waist circumference have been identified using cross-sectional data from this age group. We tested for racial differences in age-related growth in waist circumference in a longitudinal cohort of black and white adolescent girls.

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Tybor, David, Alice H. Lichtenstein, Gerard E. Dallal, Stephen R. Daniels, and Aviva Must. "Racial differences in central adiposity in a longitudinal cohort of black and white adolescent females." BMC Pediatrics 10, no. 1 (12, 2010): 1-8.
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