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Afrooz Afghani

Institute for Prevention Research

Department of Preventive Medicine

Keck School of Medicine

Los Angeles



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  • Institute for Prevention Research, Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, USA. 2003 - 2007
  • College of Health Sciences, Touro University International, 5665 Plaza Drive, Cypress, USA. 2005 - 2006


  1. Lower bone mineral content in hypertensive compared with normotensive overweight Latino children and adolescents. Afghani, A., Goran, M.I. Am. J. Hypertens. (2007) [Pubmed]
  2. Racial differences in the association of subcutaneous and visceral fat on bone mineral content in prepubertal children. Afghani, A., Goran, M.I. Calcif. Tissue Int. (2006) [Pubmed]
  3. Resting blood pressure and bone mineral content are inversely related in overweight and obese Hispanic women. Afghani, A., Johnson, C.A. Am. J. Hypertens. (2006) [Pubmed]
  4. Impaired glucose tolerance and bone mineral content in overweight latino children with a family history of type 2 diabetes. Afghani, A., Cruz, M.L., Goran, M.I. Diabetes. Care (2005) [Pubmed]
  5. Resting energy expenditure: a better marker than BMI for BMD in African-American women. Afghani, A., Barrett-Connor, E., Wooten, W.J. Med. Sci. Sports. Exerc (2005) [Pubmed]
  6. Bone mineral density in Hispanic women: role of aerobic capacity, fat-free mass, and adiposity. Afghani, A., Abbott, A.V., Wiswell, R.A., Jaque, S.V., Gleckner, C., Schroeder, E.T., Johnson, C.A. Int. J. Sports. Med (2004) [Pubmed]
  7. Central adiposity, aerobic fitness, and blood pressure in premenopausal Hispanic women. Afghani, A., Abbott, A.V., Wiswell, R.A., Jaque, S.V., Gleckner, C., Schroeder, E.T., Johnson, C.A. Int. J. Sports. Med (2004) [Pubmed]
  8. Bone mass of asian adolescents in China: influence of physical activity and smoking. Afghani, A., Xie, B., Wiswell, R.A., Gong, J., Li, Y., Anderson Johnson, C. Med. Sci. Sports. Exerc (2003) [Pubmed]
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