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    • Body Adiposity Index Performance in Estimating Body Fat Percentage in Colombian College Students : Findings from the FUPRECOL-Adults Study 

      Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; González-Ruíz, Katherine; Vivas, Andrés; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; Martínez Torres, Javier; Prieto-Benavides, Daniel Humberto; Carrillo, Hugo Alejandro; Ramos Sepúlveda, Jeison Alexander; Villa González, Emilio; García-Hermoso, Antonio
      Abstract: Recently, a body adiposity index (BAI = (hip circumference)/((height)(1.5))−18) was developed and validated in adult populations. The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of BAI in estimating percentage ...
       Artículo. 2017
    • Factors associated with active commuting to school by bicycle from Bogotá, Colombia: The FUPRECOL study 

      Ramírez-Vélez, Robinson; Beltrán, Cesar; Correa Bautista, Jorge Enrique; Prieto-Benavides, Daniel Humberto; Martínez Torres, Javier; Vivas, Andrés; Triana Reina, Héctor Reynaldo; Villa González, Emilio; García-Hermoso, Antonio
      Background: Active commuting to school (ACS) can contribute to daily physical activity (PA) levels in children and adolescents. The aim of the study was to analyze the characteristics of active commuting to and from school ...
       Artículo. 2016
    • 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, Mark
      The 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