Study compares arm measures to body mass index for assessing leukaemia survivor’s nutritional status

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A simple method named is to figure out if a person is overweight or obese, and because it can distinguish between fat and muscle mass, unlike body mass index (BMI). Arm anthropometry is a valuable method for assessing muscle loss in long-term survivors of childhood cancer.

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