Higher body mass index is a predictor of death among professional sumo wrestlers

Hideyuki Kanda, Takehito Hayakawa, Satoshi Tsuboi, Yayoi Mori, Teruna Takahashi, Tetsuhito Fukushima

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3 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)711-712
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Sports Science and Medicine
Volume8
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2009
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation

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Kanda, H., Hayakawa, T., Tsuboi, S., Mori, Y., Takahashi, T., & Fukushima, T. (2009). Higher body mass index is a predictor of death among professional sumo wrestlers. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine, 8(4), 711-712.