Afrooz Afghani

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Publications

  1. pmc Resting energy expenditure: a stronger marker than body weight for bone mineral density in white women but not men? The Rancho Bernardo study
    Afrooz Afghani
    College of Health Sciences, TUI University, Cypress, California 90630, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 19:39-45. 2009
  2. pmc The interrelationships between abdominal adiposity, leptin and bone mineral content in overweight Latino children
    Afrooz Afghani
    College of Health Sciences, TUI University, Cypress, Calif 90630, USA
    Horm Res 72:82-7. 2009
  3. ncbi Resting energy expenditure: a better marker than BMI for BMD in African-American women
    Afrooz Afghani
    College of Health Sciences, Touro University International, Cypress, CA 90630, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1203-10. 2005
  4. ncbi Impaired glucose tolerance and bone mineral content in overweight latino children with a family history of type 2 diabetes
    Afrooz Afghani
    College of Health Sciences, Touro University International, 5665 Plaza Dr, Third Floor, Cypress, CA 90630, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:372-8. 2005

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Publications4

  1. pmc Resting energy expenditure: a stronger marker than body weight for bone mineral density in white women but not men? The Rancho Bernardo study
    Afrooz Afghani
    College of Health Sciences, TUI University, Cypress, California 90630, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 19:39-45. 2009
    ..To investigate the association between resting energy expenditure (REE) and bone mineral density (BMD) in white adults...
  2. pmc The interrelationships between abdominal adiposity, leptin and bone mineral content in overweight Latino children
    Afrooz Afghani
    College of Health Sciences, TUI University, Cypress, Calif 90630, USA
    Horm Res 72:82-7. 2009
    ..In Latino children, the contributions of abdominal subcutaneous and visceral fat to BMC have not been examined. Research on the effect of leptin on BMC has also been inconclusive...
  3. ncbi Resting energy expenditure: a better marker than BMI for BMD in African-American women
    Afrooz Afghani
    College of Health Sciences, Touro University International, Cypress, CA 90630, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:1203-10. 2005
    ..Weight is associated with bone mineral density (BMD), but the relation between BMD and REE has not been reported...
  4. ncbi Impaired glucose tolerance and bone mineral content in overweight latino children with a family history of type 2 diabetes
    Afrooz Afghani
    College of Health Sciences, Touro University International, 5665 Plaza Dr, Third Floor, Cypress, CA 90630, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:372-8. 2005
    ..We examined the hypothesis that bone mineral content (BMC) and bone mineral density (BMD) will be lower in children with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) versus normal glucose tolerance (NGT)...