Predictive equations for resting metabolic rate are not appropriate to use in Brazilian male adolescent football athletes.

High accuracy in estimating energy expenditure is essential for enhancing sports performance. The resting metabolic rate (RMR), as a primary component of total energy expenditure (TEE), is commonly estimated using predictive equations. However, these references may not be applicable to adolescent at...

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Main Authors: Taillan M Oliveira, Paula A Penna-Franca, Christian H Dias-Silva, Victor Z Bittencourt, Fabio F L C Cahuê, Sidnei J Fonseca-Junior, Anna Paola T R Pierucci
Format: Article
Published: Public Library of Science (PLoS) 2021-01-01
Series:PLoS ONE
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