Skip Navigation
Skip to contents
Results by Year

View Wide

Filter

ARTICLE TYPE

PUBLICATION DATE

24 results
Display

Leg and arm adiposity is inversely associated with diastolic hypertension in young and middle-aged United States adults

Visaria A, Lo D, Maniar P, Dave B, Joshi P

Background: We sought to determine the association between appendicular adiposity and hypertension, with the purpose of better understanding the role of body fat distribution on blood pressure (BP). Methods: We included...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
The Leg Fat to Total Fat Ratio Is Associated with Lower Risks of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Less Severe Hepatic Fibrosis: Results from Nationwide Surveys (KNHANES 2008–2011)

Kim HM, Lee Yh

Background: The prevalence of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) has rapidly increased worldwide. The aim of this study was to investigate whether there is an independent relationship between regional fat...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Clinical Significance of Body Fat Distribution in Coronary Artery Calcification Progression in Korean Population

Lee H, Park HE, Yoon JW, Choi SY

Background: Although obesity differs according to ethnicity, it is globally established as a solid risk factor for cardiovascular disease. However, it is not fully understood how obesity parameters affect the...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Obesity parameters in relation to lung function levels in a large Chinese rural adult population

Zeng X, Liu D, An Z, Li H, Song J, Wu W

OBJECTIVES: The association between obesity parameters and lung function indicators in the general Chinese rural adult population remains unclear. METHODS: In total, 8,284 Chinese adults aged 20 years to 80 years...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Body Fat Is Related to Sedentary Behavior and Light Physical Activity but Not to Moderate-Vigorous Physical Activity in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

An KH, Han KA, Sohn TS, Park IB, Kim HJ, Moon SD, Min KW

Background: Sedentary behavior (SB) has emerged as a new risk factor for cardiovascular accidents. We investigated whether physical activity levels or SB were related to percent body fat (%BF) in...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
The Effect of Nordic Walking Exercise on Physical Indicators and Subjective Happiness of the Middle-aged in Rural Area

Lee CM, Park YS

Purpose The purpose of this study was to identify the effect of regular Nordic walking exercise on the physical indicators and subjective happiness of middle-aged rural residents. Methods A pretest and posttest design...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Perirenal and epicardial fat and their association with carotid intima-media thickness in children

López-Bermejo A, Prats-Puig A, Osiniri I, Martínez-Calcerrada JM, Bassols J

Recent data suggest that subclinical atherosclerosis is more related to visceral adipose tissue distribution than to overall fat mass. Both perirenal fat and epicardial fat are visceral fat depots surrounding...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Lower Leg Fat Depots Are Associated with Albuminuria Independently of Obesity, Insulin Resistance, and Metabolic Syndrome (Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys 2008 to 2011)

Han E, Cho NH, Kim MK, Kim HS

BACKGROUND: Although the involvement of obesity in metabolic disorders is well known, leg fat depot influences on albuminuria have not been determined. METHODS: This population-based, cross-sectional study used a nationally representative...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
A prospective study on changes in body composition and fat percentage during the first year of cancer treatment in children

Yang HR, Choi HS

BACKGROUNDS/OBJECTIVES: Cancer treatment may lead to significant body composition changes and affect growth and disease outcomes in pediatric cancer patients. This prospective study aimed to evaluate short- and long-term body...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
The Effect of Foeniculum Vulgare (Fennel) on Body Composition in Postmenopausal Women with Excess Weight: A Double-blind Randomized Placebo-controlled Trial

Saghafi N, Ghazanfarpour M, Khadivzadeh T, Babakhanian M, Afiat M

OBJECTIVES: The goal of this study was to evaluate the effect of fennel on body composition. METHODS: This study is a secondary analysis of a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled trial. Fifty-four out...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Does Weight Gain Associated with Thiazolidinedione Use Negatively Affect Cardiometabolic Health?

Ko KD, Kim KK, Lee KR

Thiazolidinediones (TZDs) are oral anti-diabetic drugs that are peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma (PPARγ) agonists and act as insulin sensitizers. The clinical efficacy and durability of the currently available TZDs in...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Relationship between Regional Body Fat Distribution and Diabetes Mellitus: 2008 to 2010 Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys

Choi SI, Chung D, Lim JS, Lee MY, Shin JY, Chung CH, Huh JH

BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to investigate the association between regional body fat distribution, especially leg fat mass, and the prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM) in adult populations. METHODS:...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Association between Appendicular Fat Mass and Metabolic Risk Factors

Park SY, Kwon KY, Kim JH, Choi HH, Han KH, Han JH

BACKGROUND: Different regional fat depots have different effects on lipid and glucose metabolism. The purpose of this study is to examine the relationship between body fat distribution as measured by...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Experiences of Health Related Lifestyles in High Body Fat but Non-obese Female College Students in Korea

Kim J

Objectives The purpose of this study was to describe and understand the lifestyles of non-obese female college students with high body fat (HBF). Methods The interview data were collected from 18 female students...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Association of obesity indices with physiological markers for cardiovascular disease among middle age and elderly in Chuncheon : Hallym Aging Study

Jeong JY, Kim JH, Choi YH, Jang SN, Choi YJ, Kim DH

  • KMID: 2233455
  • Korean J Epidemiol.
  • 2008 Jun;30(1):89-99.
PURPOSE: This study was performed to evaluate association of obesity indices with physiological markers for cardiovascular disease(CVD) in community dwelling middle aged and elderly populations. METHODS: We evaluated cross-sectional association of...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
The Relationship between Abdominal Visceral Fat Area and Regional Subcutaneous Skinfold Thickness in Korean Adults

Ko JH, Park JS, Kim KJ

  • KMID: 2270793
  • Korean J Obes.
  • 2008 Mar;17(1):45-52.
BACKGROUND: Body fat distribution and fat area are closely linked to the morbidity of metabolic diseases. However it is unknown whether visceral fat area affects the entire body fat distribution....
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Body Fat Distribution and Serum Leptin Levels according to Amount of Cigarette Smoking in Korean Middle-aged Men

Lee KM

  • KMID: 2294798
  • J Korean Acad Fam Med.
  • 2003 Jun;24(6):524-531.
BACKGROUND: The effect of smoking on obesity and fat distribution is controversial. We evaluated the difference of fat distribution and obesity according to the amount of smoking, and the influence...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Effects of Rosiglitazone on Body Fat Mass and Distribution in Type 2 Diabetic Patients

Kim HK, Yoon HJ, You SM, Lee KY, Park HY, Kang MH

  • KMID: 1768005
  • J Korean Diabetes Assoc.
  • 2003 Jun;27(3):272-279.
BACKGROUND: Rosiglitazone, an insulin-sensitizing drug of the thiazolidinediones class, has a high affinity for the ligands of the peroxisome proliferator activated receptor-gamma(PPAR-gamma), is highly expressed in adipose tissue, and plays...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
Effects of Obesity on Pulmonary Functions According to Fat Distribution

Park SW, Lee HR

  • KMID: 2314244
  • Pediatr Allergy Respir Dis.
  • 2001 Sep;11(3):240-248.
PURPOSE: Obesity is one of the most frequent markers of health risk and the incidence of obesity has increased in Korea recently. Obesity leads to higher risks of hypertension, hyperlipidemia...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close
The effects of cigarette smoking on abdominal fatness

Kim JH, Kim HY, Song CH, Lee KM, Jeung SP

  • KMID: 2295179
  • J Korean Acad Fam Med.
  • 2000 Sep;21(9):1172-1179.
BACKGROUND: With increase in the prevalence of obesity in recent years, much inferest has focused on obesity nowdays. Inerease in abdominal fatness raises mortality and morbidity of cardiovascular disease and...
CITED
export Copy
Close
SHARE
Twitter Facebook
Close

Go to Top

Copyright © 2022 by Korean Association of Medical Journal Editors. All rights reserved.     E-mail: koreamed@kamje.or.kr