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*  Waist-hip ratio
Newby PK, Muller D, Hallfrisch J, Qiao N, Andres R, Tucker KL (2003). "Dietary patterns and changes in body mass index and ... indexed with BMI) and not with body shape (indexed with WHR), and vice versa. Twelve observers (6 male and 6 female) rated ... The methods include the use of a corset to reduce the waist size and hip and buttock padding to increase the apparent size of ... WHR has been shown to be a better predictor of cardiovascular disease than waist circumference and body-mass index. However, ...
*  Body mass index
2003). "Overweight Japanese with body mass indexes of 23.0-24.9 have higher risks for obesity-associated disorders: A ... including Singaporeans, have higher proportion of body fat and increased risk for cardiovascular diseases and diabetes mellitus ... Allometry Body adiposity index Body Shape Index Body volume index Body water Corpulence index List of countries by Body Mass ... The body mass index (BMI) or Quetelet index is a value derived from the mass (weight) and height of an individual. The BMI is ...
*  Eating Disorder Inventory
The EDI-3RF also utilizes referral indexes based on Body Mass Index (BMI) in identifying at risk patients. Garner, David M.; ... It also includes questions specific to the behavioral patterns of someone with or at risk of developing an eating disorder. ... SCOFF questionnaire Body Attitudes Test Eating Attitudes Test Body Attitudes Questionnaire Eating Disorder Examination ... 2.Bulimia: episodes of binge eating and purging 3.Body dissatisfaction: not being satisfied with one's physical appearance 4. ...
*  Life insurance
Body Mass Index) Based on the above and additional factors, applicants will be placed into one of several classes of health ... Included in these overall limits are insurance premiums. This means that no additional deductible contributions can be made for ... and has equity-indexed universal life insurance. Universal life insurance policies have cash values. Paid-in premiums increase ... However, if the proceeds are included in the "estate" of the deceased, it is likely they will be subject to federal and state ...
*  Walkability
... indices have been found to correlate with both Body Mass Index (BMI) and physical activity of local populations. ... Walkability is a customizable set of three walk rating indexes with an algorithm that considers factors including street type, ... not just cars Retail floor area ratio Major infrastructural factors include access to mass transit, presence and quality of ... Add-on scores include other factors like crime, weather, or public transit, among others. Walkonomics is a web app that ...
*  Classification of obesity
"Validity of body mass index compared with other body-composition screening indexes for the assessment of body fatness in ... Body fat percentage measurement techniques used mainly for research include computed tomography (CT scan), magnetic resonance ... Body mass index or BMI is a simple and widely used method for estimating body fat mass. BMI was developed in the 19th century ... Relative weight and body mass index (BMI) are nearly identical and are reasonable estimates of body fatness as measured by ...
*  SESAMO
Body Mass Index). After filling in this first section, all the subjects will be sent to either the second or third subsection ... The third section includes those areas which investigate the subjects' present sexuality and relational aspects within the ... 7. Parameters for the items and subliminal indexes This section of the report displays, as well as the topic relative to each ... Body mass index), the starting and finishing time of the administration, the time required to fill in the questionnaire, the ...
*  Genome-wide complex trait analysis
Body mass index (BMI): 0.42(0.17) 0.14(0.05), 0.50(0.05) 0.31(0.07), 0.43(0.10), 0.21(0.061), 0.424(0.018), 0.27(0.025), 0.165( ... Additional genetic variants include de novo mutations/mutation load & structural variations such as copy-number variations. ... indexed by general intelligence, is a major finding about the origins of individual differences in intelligence. Nonetheless, ... "Application of linear mixed models to study genetic stability of height and body mass index across countries and time", ...
*  Body surface area
There is some evidence that BSA values are less accurate at extremes of height and weight, where Body Mass Index may be a ... Adler, AC; Nathanson, BH; Raguhunathan, K; McGee, WT (2012). "Misleading indexed hemodynamic parameters: the clinical ... Other formulas for BSA in m2 include: A weight-based formula was proposed by Costeff and recently validated for the pediatric ... something the Body mass index fails to do. B S A = 0.007184 × W 0.425 × H 0.725 {\displaystyle {BSA}=0.007184\times W^{0.425}\ ...
*  Body adiposity index
Adiposity indexes that include the waist circumference (for example waist-to-height ratio WHtR) may be better than BAI and BMI ... 2013). "Body Adiposity Index and Cardiovascular Health Risk Factors in Caucasians: A Comparison with the Body Mass Index and ... 2012) Body Adiposity Index Utilization in a Spanish Mediterranean Population: Comparison with the Body Mass Index" PLoS ONE 7(4 ... Body Adiposity Index Utilization in a Spanish Mediterranean Population: Comparison with the Body Mass Index.. ...
*  Common law
This body of common law, sometimes called "interstitial common law", includes judicial interpretation of the Constitution, of ... Boston MA (1960) Alphabetical Index of the 192 United Nations Member States and Corresponding Legal Systems, Website of the ... Publication of decisions, and indexing, is essential to the development of common law, and thus governments and private ... This split propagated to many of the colonies, including the United States. For most purposes, most jurisdictions, including ...
*  Regulation of nanotechnology
Regulatory bodies in the U.S. as well as in the EU have concluded that nanoparticles form the potential for an entirely new ... and advisory committees that include community members and other stakeholders. Other conventional approaches include public ... This is due in part to the fact that, given the same mass per volume, the dose in terms of particle numbers increases as ... The database currently has over 2000 entries indexed by particle type, exposure pathway and other criteria. The Project on ...
*  Julio Licinio
Licinio has an h-index of 65, with over 21,000 citations. He has published over 240 papers indexed in Pubmed, as well as 12 ... the patients had lost half of his or her original body weight. He discovered that despite being produced by a dispersed mass of ... He wrote four book reviews for Science, including a commentary on the current diagnostic system in psychiatry, the American ... "Pubmed-indexed articles by J Licinio". Pubmed. 13 October 2014. Retrieved 13 October 2014. "The Role of Leptin in Weight Loss ...
*  Impedance cardiography
All blood flow parameters have to be indexed. The accepted convention is to index them by the Body Surface Area, BSA [m²], by ... Since the normal value of CO is proportional to body mass it has to perfuse, one "normal" value of SV and CO for all adults ... including outpatients with chronic diseases. ICG has even been used in extreme conditions such as outer space and a Mt. Everest ... For the Stroke Index: 35 < SItypical < 65 ml/beat/m²; for the Cardiac Index: 2.8 < CItypical < 4.2 l/min/m². Eq.1 for indexed ...
*  Transportation in New York City
New Yorkers residing in densely populated, pedestrian-friendly areas have significantly lower body mass index (BMI) levels ... They include train stations, bus terminals, and ferry landings. Major rail stations include: Pennsylvania Station, which is ... An advanced convergence indexing road traffic monitoring system was installed in New York City for testing purposes in May 2008 ... About one in every three users of mass transit in the United States and two-thirds of the nation's rail riders live in New York ...
*  Index term
They are created by analyzing the document either manually with subject indexing or automatically with automatic indexing or ... Most web search engines are designed to search for words anywhere in a document-the title, the body, and so on. This being the ... "NOT" eliminates a word or phrase from the search, getting rid of any results that include it. Multiple words can also be ... ed.). Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press. ISBN 9780262512619. Cutts, Matt. (2010, March 4). How search works. Retrieved from https:// ...
*  Paperless office
Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. "Nearly Half of Businesses are or could go Paperless in 2015". www.margolis.co.uk. Retrieved 13 July ... The need for paper is eliminated by using online systems, such as replacing index cards and rolodexes with databases, typed ... Some technologies have been developed to do this, but they generally involve either human cataloging or automated indexing on ... Nutrients such as nitrogen and phosphorus can cause or exacerbate eutrophication of fresh water bodies. Printing inks and ...
*  Parameterized post-Newtonian formalism
... is the density of rest mass, Π {\displaystyle \Pi } is the internal energy per unit rest mass, p {\displaystyle p} is the ... 1973) they have the following values: g μ ν {\displaystyle g_{\mu \nu }} is the 4 by 4 symmetric metric tensor with indexes μ ... In general, PPN formalism can be applied to all metric theories of gravitation in which all bodies satisfy the Einstein ... Scalar theories of gravitation include conformally flat theories and stratified theories with time-orthogonal space slices. In ...
*  Lothian birth-cohort studies
Corley J.; Gow A. J.; Starr J. M.; Deary I. J. (2010). "Is body mass index in old age related to cognitive abilities? The ... This included the investigation of the influence of the E4 allele on the Apolipoprotein E (APOE) gene on cognitive ageing as ... Physical fitness, indexed by a general component extracted from measures of lung function, grip strength and walk time, was ... body mass index, alcohol consumption and inflammation. Deary, Ian J.; Gow, Alan J.; Pattie, Alison; Starr, John M. (1 December ...
*  Israel Democracy Institute
... including the courts, the Knesset, the government, regulatory bodies, the state prosecutor and the attorney general, local ... GINI inequality index, and more. Users can compare multiple countries on a particular index, or compare multiple index rankings ... In addition, it allows users to view countries' rankings according to a number of comparative indexes, such as freedom of the ... twentieth anniversary of mass immigration from the Soviet Union (2009); democratic principles in Israel in practice (2010); the ...
*  Polyacrylonitrile
The first mass production run of PAN fiber was in 1946 by American chemical conglomerate DuPont. The product, branded as Orlon ... OPF can be considered one of the most FR fabrics commercially produced since it has an LOI (Limiting Oxygen Index) in the range ... It is a versatile polymer used to produce large variety of products including ultra filtration membranes, hollow fibers for ... Approximately 20-25% of Boeing and Airbus wide-body airframes are carbon fibers. However, applications are limited by PAN's ...
*  Prolog
A rule is of the form Head :- Body. and is read as "Head is true if Body is true". A rule's body consists of calls to ... Indexing only affects program performance, it does not affect semantics. Most Prologs only use indexing on the first term, as ... It includes a small IDE and a few libraries. GNU Prolog for Java is an implementation of ISO Prolog as a Java library (gnu. ... Cambridge, Mass: MIT Press. ISBN 0-262-19338-8. A. Ed-Dbali; Deransart, Pierre; L. Cervoni; (1996). Prolog: the standard: ...
*  ZiU-9
Other names and indexes for the same vehicle include ZiU-682 and HTI-682 (Cyrillic: ЗиУ-682 and ХТИ-682). The ZiU acronym ... However, after launching mass production, the new trolleybus received a new index '682' from the united classification of non- ... By trolley runs increased corrosion protection body, including the use of conductive soils firm «Sikkens» in lap welds, ... body made of an open profile ( sill ), which increases the rigidity and makes it more resistant to corrosion. Trolleybus body ...
*  John Tyndall
... at the location where an air mass of one temperature meets another air mass of a different temperature; and more generally when ... On its way to the focus point, the beam was passed through a body of liquid water. At the focus point, beyond the water, the ... In several essays included in his book Fragments of Science for Unscientific People, Tyndall attempted to dissuade people from ... An index of 19th century scientific research journals has John Tyndall as the author of more than 147 papers in science ...
*  Case citation
For example, in Hall v. Bell, 47 Mass. (6 Met.) 431 (1843), the citation is to volume 47 of Massachusetts Reports, which, like ... Other popular reporters include Supreme Court Cases, which has become the most cited report in the Supreme Court, the Supreme ... indexed, searchable, cross-linked, database of Judgments / orders of ITAT, Authority of Advance Ruling (AAR), HC and SC. The ... "Our typical opinions in such cases add nothing to the body of stare decisis, and if published would merely clutter overcrowded ...
*  Field (physics)
Any body with mass M is associated with a gravitational field g which describes its influence on other bodies with mass. The ... Random fields are indexed sets of random variables; a continuous random field is a random field that has a set of functions as ... including electrons and protons, could be understood as the quanta of some quantum field, elevating fields to the status of the ... it is often mathematically convenient to take a continuous random field to have a Schwartz space of functions as its index set ...