Preliminary study on the assessment of visceral adipose tissue using dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

Francesca De Blasio*, Erica Rutten, Emiel F. M. Wouters, Luca Scalfi, Francesco De Blasio, Marco A. Akkermans, Martijn A. Spruit, Frits M. E. Franssen

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Original languageEnglish
Article number33
JournalMultidisciplinary Respiratory Medicine
Publication statusPublished - 4 Oct 2016


  • Body composition
  • COPD
  • DEXA
  • Fat mass
  • Visceral adipose tissue

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