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Goon, Daniel T.

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Date: 2020/08/13
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5324
Description: Purpose: This study examined the independent and joint association of fitness and fatness.
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Date: 2017/06/01
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5350
Description: Background and Objective: Anthropometric indicators of body size and proportions, physique and body composition are important factors in physical performance and fitness. The study examined the relati ... More
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Date: 2015/02/24
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5345
Description: Objective: To explore gender and racial profiling of percentage body fat of 1136 urban South African children attending public schools in Pretoria Central. Methods: This is a cross-sectional survey of ... More
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Date: 2013/01/31
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5341
Description: Ageing decreases physical functioning while dependency increases. Arising from these physical limitations is an increasing urge for the use of complementary and alternative medicine such as Pilates. H ... More
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Date: 2012/01/02
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5332
Description: Objective: To evaluate the relationship between body mass index, overweight, and blood pressure among South African rural children and adolescents. Methods: The sample involved 1,172 schoolchildren (5 ... More
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Date: 2011-10-23
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1252
Description: No information exists on the nutritional status of primary school children residing in Makurdi, Nigeria.It is envisaged that the data could serve as baseline data for future studies, as well as inform ... More
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Date: 2011/08/11
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5356
Description: Waist circumference (WC) is proposed as a better marker in the diagnosis of metabolic syndrome in children than body mass index (BMI). As important as this anthropometric index may appear, it is not a ... More
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Date: 2011/01/02
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5488
Description: Studies have shown that the relationship between stature and arm span varies with age and population. Whether this is true for the Nigerian population is not known. This cross-sectional study examines ... More
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Authors: Goon, Daniel T.
Date: 2011
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1341
Description: Examines anatomical fat patterning in SouthAfrican children (black and white) by utilising principal components analysis and to provide normative data on fat patterning for South African children. Thi ... More
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Date: 2010-12-27
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1253
Description: Objectives: The waist-to-stature ratio (WSR) is newly developed index, proposed to be of greater value as a simple anthropometric indicator, for predicting abdominal obesity and related cardiovascular ... More
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Date: 2010/01/02
Language: en
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:5342
Description: Background: Menarcheal age is a sensitive indicator of environmental conditions during childhood. The aim of study is to determine the age at menarche and growth status in adolescents in a rural area ... More
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Date: 2009-09-01
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1274
Description: Isokinetic normative data can be invaluable in identifying an individual’s strengths and weaknesses, and thus lead to a more effective use of the individual’s time to minimise or overcome his weakness ... More
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Date: 2009-03-01
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1268
Description: The aim of this study was to develop age and sex-specific reference values for waist circumference (WC) based on a sample of 2015 primary school children (i.e. 979 boys and 1036 girls aged 9 12 years) ... More
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Date: 2009-01-01
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1286
Description: The purpose of this study was to examine age and gender differences in muscular strength and flexibility among primary school children and to compare the findings with data for school-going children f ... More
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Date: 2009-01-01
Type: Text
Identifier: tut:1278
Description: Several indices for body-weight disorders exist in scientific literature, but it is inconclusive whether or not they can yield comparable results when applied to Nigerian children. The prevalence of w ... More
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