A Bosy-Westphal

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Affiliation: University of Kiel
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint What makes a BIA equation unique? Validity of eight-electrode multifrequency BIA to estimate body composition in a healthy adult population
    A Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universität zu Liel, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:S14-21. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Plasma folate but not vitamin B(12) or homocysteine concentrations are reduced after short-term vitamin B(6) supplementation
    A Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düsternbrooker Weg 17, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 45:255-8. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Grade of adiposity affects the impact of fat mass on resting energy expenditure in women
    Anja Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Agrar und Ernährungswissenschaftliche Fakultät, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düsternbrooker Weg 17 19, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Br J Nutr 101:474-7. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Accuracy of bioelectrical impedance consumer devices for measurement of body composition in comparison to whole body magnetic resonance imaging and dual X-ray absorptiometry
    Anja Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat, Kiel, Germany
    Obes Facts 1:319-24. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of height3:waist circumference3 as an index for metabolic risk assessment?
    Anja Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düsternbrooker Weg 17, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Br J Nutr 95:1212-20. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Influence of methods used in body composition analysis on the prediction of resting energy expenditure
    O Korth
    Institut für Humanernährung und Lebensmittelkunde der Christian Albrechts Universität zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:582-9. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Total and regional relationship between lean and fat mass with increasing adiposity--impact for the diagnosis of sarcopenic obesity
    B Schautz
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Department of Human Nutrition, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:1356-61. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Beyond the body mass index: tracking body composition in the pathogenesis of obesity and the metabolic syndrome
    M J Muller
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Obes Rev 13:6-13. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Metabolically active components of fat-free mass and resting energy expenditure in humans: recent lessons from imaging technologies
    M J Muller
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Agrar und Ernährungswissenschaftliche Fakultät, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düsternbrooker Weg 17 19, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Obes Rev 3:113-22. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Determinants and impact of sleep duration in children and adolescents: data of the Kiel Obesity Prevention Study
    B Hitze
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:739-46. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint What makes a BIA equation unique? Validity of eight-electrode multifrequency BIA to estimate body composition in a healthy adult population
    A Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universität zu Liel, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:S14-21. 2013
    ..Improvement in BIA technology could overcome these limitations and reduce the population specificity of the BIA algorithm...
  2. ncbi request reprint Plasma folate but not vitamin B(12) or homocysteine concentrations are reduced after short-term vitamin B(6) supplementation
    A Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düsternbrooker Weg 17, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 45:255-8. 2001
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Grade of adiposity affects the impact of fat mass on resting energy expenditure in women
    Anja Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Agrar und Ernährungswissenschaftliche Fakultät, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düsternbrooker Weg 17 19, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Br J Nutr 101:474-7. 2009
    ..These data suggest that the specific metabolic rate of fat tissue is reduced at high adiposity. This should be considered when REE is normalized for FM in obesity...
  4. doi request reprint Accuracy of bioelectrical impedance consumer devices for measurement of body composition in comparison to whole body magnetic resonance imaging and dual X-ray absorptiometry
    Anja Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat, Kiel, Germany
    Obes Facts 1:319-24. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of height3:waist circumference3 as an index for metabolic risk assessment?
    Anja Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düsternbrooker Weg 17, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Br J Nutr 95:1212-20. 2006
    ..Further studies are needed to evaluate height(3):WC(3) as an anthropometric index for health risk assessment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Influence of methods used in body composition analysis on the prediction of resting energy expenditure
    O Korth
    Institut für Humanernährung und Lebensmittelkunde der Christian Albrechts Universität zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:582-9. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate the influence of the methodology of body composition analysis on the prediction of REE from FFM...
  7. doi request reprint Total and regional relationship between lean and fat mass with increasing adiposity--impact for the diagnosis of sarcopenic obesity
    B Schautz
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Department of Human Nutrition, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 66:1356-61. 2012
    ..More importantly, the regional distribution of skeletal muscle (SM) to adipose tissue (AT) or the composition of FFM (that is, SM proportion of lean mass) may also depend on adiposity...
  8. doi request reprint Beyond the body mass index: tracking body composition in the pathogenesis of obesity and the metabolic syndrome
    M J Muller
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Obes Rev 13:6-13. 2012
    ..Combining individual body components with their related functional aspects (e.g. the endocrine, metabolic and inflammatory profiles) will provide a suitable basis for future definitions of a 'metabolically healthy body composition'...
  9. ncbi request reprint Metabolically active components of fat-free mass and resting energy expenditure in humans: recent lessons from imaging technologies
    M J Muller
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Agrar und Ernährungswissenschaftliche Fakultät, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düsternbrooker Weg 17 19, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Obes Rev 3:113-22. 2002
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Determinants and impact of sleep duration in children and adolescents: data of the Kiel Obesity Prevention Study
    B Hitze
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:739-46. 2009
    ..This study investigates determinants of sleep duration and its impact on nutritional status, resting energy expenditure (REE), cardiometabolic risk factors and hormones in children/adolescents...
  11. ncbi request reprint Common familial influences on clustering of metabolic syndrome traits with central obesity and insulin resistance: the Kiel obesity prevention study
    A Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:784-90. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to examine the common genetic background that contributes to the clustering between the two main features (insulin resistance, central obesity) and different MSX component traits...
  12. doi request reprint Is the 1975 Reference Man still a suitable reference?
    W Later
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:1035-42. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to compare body composition of an adult population with 1975 Reference Man data, thereby questioning its value as a suitable reference...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of organ and tissue masses on resting energy expenditure in underweight, normal weight and obese adults
    A Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:72-9. 2004
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Long-term effects of rapid weight gain in children, adolescents and young adults with appropriate birth weight for gestational age: the Kiel Obesity Prevention Study
    B Hitze
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Acta Paediatr 99:256-62. 2010
    ..This study investigates the effect of rapid weight gain in term children, adolescents and young adults born appropriate for gestational age...
  15. ncbi request reprint Value of body fat mass vs anthropometric obesity indices in the assessment of metabolic risk factors
    A Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:475-83. 2006
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Functional body composition: insights into the regulation of energy metabolism and some clinical applications
    M J Muller
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1045-56. 2009
    ..The concept of functional body composition adds to a more sophisticated view on nutritional status and diseases, as well as to a characterization of biomedical traits that will provide functional evidence relating genetic variants...
  17. doi request reprint Associations between breast adipose tissue, body fat distribution and cardiometabolic risk in women: cross-sectional data and weight-loss intervention
    B Schautz
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 65:784-90. 2011
    ..To investigate the relationships between breast adipose tissue (BrAT), body fat distribution and cardiometabolic risk factors...
  18. doi request reprint Effects of brief perturbations in energy balance on indices of glucose homeostasis in healthy lean men
    M Lagerpusch
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:1094-101. 2012
    ..In addition, it remains unclear whether the effects of CR and OF are reversed by a complementary feeding period...
  19. ncbi request reprint Determinants of fat mass in prepubertal children
    M J Muller
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Abteilung Ernährung des Menschen der Christian Albrechts Universität zu Kiel, Germany
    Br J Nutr 88:545-54. 2002
    ..7 % of its variance. Thus, in the present cross-sectional study, resting EE was the most important determinant of fat mass...
  20. doi request reprint Genetic studies of common types of obesity: a critique of the current use of phenotypes
    M J Muller
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat, Kiel, Germany
    Obes Rev 11:612-8. 2010
    ..Alleviation of this situation will not come from new genomic research tools, sophisticated statistical algorithms or ever larger sample sizes. Instead, the above notions argue in favour of so-called 'deep phenotyping'...
  21. ncbi request reprint No evidence of mass dependency of specific organ metabolic rate in healthy humans
    Wiebke Later
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1004-9. 2008
    ..However, interspecies data suggest allometric relations between body mass and organ metabolic rate with higher specific metabolic rates in mammals with a smaller body mass...
  22. ncbi request reprint Validation of air-displacement plethysmography for estimation of body fat mass in healthy elderly subjects
    A Bosy-Westphal
    Institut für Humanernährung and Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düsternbroker Weg 17, 24105, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Nutr 42:207-16. 2003
    ..It places low demands on subject performance and is therefore most convenient in the elderly...
  23. ncbi request reprint Assessment of energy expenditure in children and adolescents
    Manfred J Muller
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düsternbrooker Weg 15 17, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 6:519-30. 2003
    ..This is a review on recent studies regarding methodological aspects of assessment of energy expenditure in children and adolescents...
  24. ncbi request reprint World Health Organization equations have shortcomings for predicting resting energy expenditure in persons from a modern, affluent population: generation of a new reference standard from a retrospective analysis of a German database of resting energy expe
    Manfred J Muller
    Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Kiel, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:1379-90. 2004
    ..Reference standards for resting energy expenditure (REE) are widely used. Current standards are based on measurements made in the first part of the past century in various races and locations...
  25. ncbi request reprint Metabolically active components of fat free mass (FFM) and resting energy expenditure (REE) in humans
    Manfred J Muller
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Agrar und Ernährungswissenschaftliche Fakultät, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Germany
    Forum Nutr 56:301-3. 2003
    ..g. by positron emission tomography)...
  26. doi request reprint Four-year follow-up of school-based intervention on overweight children: the KOPS study
    Sandra Plachta-Danielzik
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Düsternbrooker Weg 17, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3159-69. 2007
    ..To evaluate the 4-year outcome of a school-based health promotion on weight status as part of the Kiel Obesity Prevention Study (KOPS)...
  27. doi request reprint Adiposity rebound is misclassified by BMI rebound
    S Plachta-Danielzik
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:984-9. 2013
    ..Conclusions:BMI rebound does not equal the rebound of FM. At AR, the slope in BMI is determined by the increase in FFMI. AR should be defined as FMI rebound rather than BMI rebound. ..
  28. doi request reprint Impact of body-composition methodology on the composition of weight loss and weight gain
    M Pourhassan
    Institute of Human Nutrition and Food Science, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:446-54. 2013
    ..Conclusions:To assess changes in body composition associated with weight changes, only the 4C model and MRI can be used with confidence...
  29. ncbi request reprint Familial influences and obesity-associated metabolic risk factors contribute to the variation in resting energy expenditure: the Kiel Obesity Prevention Study
    Anja Bosy-Westphal
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat, Kiel, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1695-701. 2008
    ..A low metabolic rate may be inherited and predispose to obesity, whereas a higher metabolic rate in obesity may be acquired by obesity-associated cardiometabolic risk...
  30. doi request reprint Energy gain and energy gap in normal-weight children: longitudinal data of the KOPS
    Sandra Plachta-Danielzik
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:777-83. 2008
    ..5 (B) in boys. The 90th percentile of energy gap (kcal/day) in incident children were 58.1 (A) and 72.0 (B) in girls and 46.0 (A) and 53.2 (B) in boys. To prevent overweight in children energy gap should not exceed 46-72 kcal/day...
  31. doi request reprint Adaptive thermogenesis with weight loss in humans
    M J Muller
    Institut fur Humanernahrung und Lebensmittelkunde, Christian Albrechts Universitat zu Kiel, Düsternbrooker Weg 17, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:218-28. 2013
    ..In humans, the existence of AT was inconsistently shown and its clinical significance has been questioned...