LBM

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Related to lean body mass: Body composition, Lean Body Weight
AcronymDefinition
LBMLattice Boltzman Method (computational fluid dynamics)
LBMLean Body Mass (medical/health)
LBMLinear Bit Map
LBMLumber and Building Materials
LBMLake Biwa Museum (Japan)
LBMPounds Mass
LBMLearning by Making
LBMLiquid-Based Microbiology
LBMLattice Boltzmann Model
LBMLittle Brown Mushroom (mycologist slang)
LBMLaser Beam Machining
LBMLanguages in Biology and Medicine (International Symposium)
LBMLaurel Bank Machines Co. Ltd. (est. 1946)
LBMLoose Bowel Movement
LBMLow-Bit(s) Modulation
LBMLuis Boa Morte (football)
LBMLocal Bus Master
LBMLoad Buffer Memory (computing)
LBMLocation-Based Multicast
LBMLight Bearers Ministry (Jasper, OR)
LBMLittlebigman
LBMLocation-Based Media (mobile device media)
LBMLutheran Blind Mission
LBMLittle Brown Monkey
LBMLow Bandwidth Mode
LBMLandscape Body Machine (band; Vancouver, Canada)
LBMLes Bielles Meusiennes (French automobile club)
LBMLooking for Better Management
LBMLoad Balancing Matrix
LBMLattice Block Material
LBMLocal Board Member
LBMLocalized Battle Management
LBMLibra Mass (physical unit)
LBMLower Bound Method
LBMLifestyle Brand Management (UK)
LBMLAN-Based Modem
LBMLong Burn Motor
LBMLarge Ballistic Missile
LBMLabor, Burden, Material
LBMLand Based Modem
LBMPounds per meter
LBMLong Boring Meeting
LBMLoad-Bearing Member (construction)
LBMLinMin Bare Metal
LBMLossy Blass Matrix
LBMLongbow Missile
LBMLattice-Based Modeling
LBMLayer-Based Manufacturing (fabrication)
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It is possible for both an overweight and an underweight dog to have the same lean body mass. The overweight dog may look healthier at first glance because the extra fat fills out his body, but both dogs are lacking muscle tissue.
All participants underwent body composition testing to assess overall body weight, body fat percentage and lean body mass.
The deep sleep states are when anabolic processes take over to build lean body mass, so high-quality, undisturbed sleep is essential.
The control group experienced a reduction in total lean body mass of about 4.4 pounds.
For trans men, testosterone is key and will increase lean body mass and muscle strength, body and hair growth and a lowering of voice.
Moreover, an increased Z-FM was coupled with decreased lean body mass Z-LBM and Z-TBBMC/ LBM ratio (relative bone strength index).
All doses of VK5211 demonstrated statistically significant increases in total lean body mass, less head, the study's primary endpoint.
A post-hoc analysis was performed according to the multiple regression analysis with input parameters of error (error probability = 0.05), the total sample size (n = 12) and the number of predictors (e.g., ACE[??][O.sub.2]peak, lean body mass lower limbs, total lean body mass).
Data indicated that the trial reached its primary endpoint, with statistically significant and dose dependent increases in lean body mass following treatment with VK5211 as against placebo.
Background: Hand grip strength (HGS) and percentage of lean body mass has been an indicator for determining strength.
However, after six months there was no difference in how much weight the participants had regained (4 1/2 pounds, on average) or in how much lean body mass (mostly muscle) they had.
An understanding of the connection between body fat and lean body mass (LBM) is helpful in improving an individual's diet and/or exercise program.