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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