publication . Article . 2017

Correlation between Body Mass Index, Gender, and Skeletal Muscle Mass Cut off Point in Bandung

Richi Hendrik Wattimena; Vitriana Vitriana; Irma Ruslina Devi;
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  • Published: 01 Sep 2017 Journal: International Journal of Integrated Health Sciences, volume 5, issue 2, pages 47-51 (issn: 2302-1381, eissn: 2338-4506, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Universitas Padjadjaran
Objective: To determine the average skeletal muscle mass (SMM) value in young adults as a reference population; to analyze the correlation of gender, and body mass index to the cut off point; and to determine skeletal muscle mass cut off points of population in Bandung, Indonesia. Methods: This was a cross-sectional study involving 199 participants, 122 females and 77 males. The sampling technique used was the multistage random sampling. The participants were those who lived in four major regions in Bandung, Indonesia: Sukajadi, Cicadas, Buah Batu, and Cibaduyut. Results: The average appendicular skeletal mass index (ASMI) in females and males based on body mass...
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free text keywords: Appendicular skeletal muscle mass index, body mass index, cut off point, gender, skeletal muscle mass, lcsh:Medicine, lcsh:R, Multistage sampling, Reference population, Mass index, Anatomy, Demography, Medicine, business.industry, business, Population, education.field_of_study, education, Correlation
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