Browsing by Author "Vivas, Andrés"
A cross-sectional study of the prevalence of metabolic syndrome and associated factors in colombian collegiate students: The fuprecol-adults study Martínez-Torres, Javier; Correa-Bautista, Jorge Enrique; González-Ruíz, Katherine; Vivas, Andrés; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; Prieto-Benavidez, Daniel Humberto; Carrillo, Hugo Alejandro; Ramos-Sepúlveda, Jeison Alexander; Villa-González, Emilio; Garcia-Hermoso, Antonio; Ramírez-Vélez, RobinsonMetabolic syndrome (MetS) is one of the major public health problems worldwide. The objective of the present study is to investigate the prevalence and the associated variables of MetS in Colombian collegiate students. ...Artículo. 2017
Fatness mediates the influence of muscular fitness on metabolic syndrome in Colombian collegiate students Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson; García-Hermoso, Antonio; Carrillo, Hugo Alejandro; González-Ruíz, Katherine; Vivas, Andrés; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; Martínez Torres, Javier; Prieto-Benavides, Daniel Humberto; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; Ramos Sepúlveda, Jeison Alexander; Villa González, Emilio; Peterson, MarkThe purpose of this study was two-fold: to analyze the association between muscular fitness (MF) and clustering of metabolic syndrome (MetS) components, and to determine if fatness parameters mediate the association between ...Artículo. 2017
Triceps and Subscapular Skinfold Thickness Percentiles and Cut-Offs for Overweight and Obesity in a Population-Based Sample of Schoolchildren and Adolescents in Bogota, Colombia Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson; López Cifuentes, Mario Ferney; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; González-Ruíz, Katherine; González Jiménez, Emilio; Córdoba-Rodríguez, Diana; Vivas, Andrés; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; Schmidt Rio-Valle, JacquelineAbstract: The assessment of skinfold thickness is an objective measure of adiposity. The aims of this study were to establish Colombian smoothed centile charts and LMS L (Box–Cox transformation), M (median), and S (coefficient ...Artículo. 2016