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  • measurement
  • The Global Body Fat Measurement Market is expected to reach USD 640.3 million by 2020, growing at an estimated CAGR of 8.4% from 2014 to 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. The growing prevalence of obesity and other metabolism related disorders is expected to fuel demand for body weight management and body fat measurement market. (grandviewresearch.com)
  • The availability of a number of body fat measurement techniques & products in the market, technological developments enhancing cost effectiveness and expected implementation of market expansion plans set in place by major market players are the key factors expected to drive the growth of this market throughout the forecast period. (grandviewresearch.com)
  • North America accounted for the largest revenue share in the market for 2013 and accounted for over one third of the revenue generated in the global body fat measurement market. (grandviewresearch.com)
  • Some key participants in the body fat measurement market include Beurer GmbH, Jawon Medical Co. Ltd., Omron Global Healthcare Business, Tanita Corporation, Inbody Co. Ltd., GE Healthcare, L'Accessorio Nucleare S.r.l. (grandviewresearch.com)
  • devices
  • Owing to the increasing occurrence of body weight and metabolism associated disorders and escalating negative lifestyle habits promoting overweight and obese body conditions, it is expected that the demand for BIA devices and body fat skinfold calipers will grow at a steady rate through to 2020. (grandviewresearch.com)
  • obese
  • Owing to the increasing occurrence of body weight and metabolism associated disorders and escalating negative lifestyle habits promoting overweight and obese body conditions, it is expected that the demand for BIA devices and body fat skinfold calipers will grow at a steady rate through to 2020. (grandviewresearch.com)
  • DEXA
  • A DEXA scan requires medical supervision by a radiologist and some consider it to be the new "Gold Standard" in body composition testing. (wikipedia.org)
  • DEXA exams provide both total body and up to 14 regional (trunk, individual arms & legs, android, gynoid, etc.) results. (wikipedia.org)
  • density
  • BOD POD FH %fat (27.1%) and body volume (61.5 L) were significantly lower ( P ≤ 0.001) and body density (1.0379 g/cm 3 ) significantly higher ( P ≤ 0.001) than BOD POD BH %fat (28.9%), body volume (61.7 L), and body density (1.0341 g/cm 3 ). (biomedcentral.com)
  • Most modern body composition laboratories today use the value of 1.1 kilograms per litre for the density of the "fat free mass", a theoretical tissue composed of 72% water (density = 0.993), 21% protein (density = 1.340) and 7% mineral (density = 3.000) by weight. (wikipedia.org)
  • With a well engineered weighing system, body density can be determined with great accuracy by completely submerging a person in water and calculating the volume of the displaced water from the weight of the displaced water. (wikipedia.org)
  • If there were no errors whatsoever in measuring body density, the uncertainty in fat estimation would be about ± 3.8% of the body weight, primarily because of normal variability in body constituents. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most accurate estimation of body composition is derived from body density by means of the equation of fractional densities which states that the overall density of a mixture containing more than one substance (each with a different density) can be calculated if the proportion and density of each component substance is known. (wikipedia.org)
  • The lean (non-fat) components of the human body have an overall density of 1.1 grams/ml. (wikipedia.org)
  • The two compartment model allows for an estimation of the proportions of fat and lean components of the body to be made from the overall body density. (wikipedia.org)
  • And, as explained above, the overall body density (Db) is easily calculated from body mass and body volume. (wikipedia.org)
  • The estimation of body fatness from body density (by means of underwater weighing) was accepted as the "gold standard" for many decades. (wikipedia.org)
  • But these claims are somewhat dubious since the scanning algorithms are validated against body composition assessments based on fractional density from underwater weighing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Body volume is combined with body weight (mass) in order to determine body density. (wikipedia.org)
  • precise
  • These data demonstrate for the first time that increases in body heat and moisture result in an underestimation of body fat when using the BOD POD, however, the precise mechanism remains unidentified. (biomedcentral.com)
  • percentages
  • Different authorities have consequently developed different recommendations for ideal body fat percentages. (wikipedia.org)
  • This graph from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey in the United States charts the average body fat percentages of Americans from samples from 1999-2004: In males, mean percentage body fat ranged from 22.9% at age 16-19 years to 30.9% at age 60-79 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • water
  • The proportions of water, protein and mineral in the body are found by various chemical and radiometric tests. (wikipedia.org)
  • Drinking water dilutes the electrolytes in the body making it less conductive as does increasing body fat. (wikipedia.org)
  • females
  • In females, mean percentage body fat ranged from 32.0% at age 8-11 years to 42.4% at age 60-79 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • chest
  • Storage body fat consists of fat accumulation in adipose tissue, part of which protects internal organs in the chest and abdomen. (wikipedia.org)
  • capacity
  • Various theoretical approaches exist on the relationships between body fat percentage, health, athletic capacity, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • dual-energy X-ray a
  • Results for some four- and eight-electrode instruments tested found poor limits of agreement and in some cases systematic bias in estimation of visceral fat percentage, but good accuracy in the prediction of resting energy expenditure (REE) when compared with more accurate whole-body magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA). (wikipedia.org)
  • tissues
  • This is necessary to meet the increased oxygen requirement of the body, which reaches 50 mL/min, 20 mL of which goes to reproductive tissues. (wikipedia.org)
  • reasonably accurate
  • A reasonably accurate estimation of body fat can be obtained by means of a "two compartment model" of the human body which is based upon two simplifying assumptions: 1. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Body plethysmography, V̇CO2 increases faster than V̇O2, an agent known to induce aplastic anemia through toxic metabolites include phenytoin and other enzymes responsible for individuals with the quality of Columbia who has been diagnosed with an increased risk for CYP2C9 substrates (Table e4-3A). (bnnpsulteng.com)
  • percentage
  • They tend to under-read body fat percentage. (wikipedia.org)
  • The technique then estimates the percentage of body fat and lean body mass (LBM) through empirically derived equations similar to those used with underwater weighing (for the density of fat and fat free mass). (wikipedia.org)
  • Water
  • In physical fitness, body composition is used to describe the percentages of fat, bone, water and muscle in human bodies. (wikipedia.org)
  • The proportions of water, protein and mineral in the body are found by various chemical and radiometric tests. (wikipedia.org)
  • Drinking water dilutes the electrolytes in the body making it less conductive as does increasing body fat. (wikipedia.org)
  • organ
  • It alters the mood and affects nearly every organ in the body. (thejoyfullotus.com)
  • Retransplant patients require more careful management than first-time transplant patients because the body is more likely to reject an organ after a second or third transplant. (westchestermedicalcenter.com)
  • page
  • LIVE (freedom, lifestyle, change the way you work ) 2) BBB Challenge (Health, fitness, body transformations, community) 3) Body Mind Project (Health, mindset, body transformations, community) 4) Orrin & Allie (my partner and my personal page/story. (freelancer.com)
  • blood
  • The white cells are extracted in a cell separator machine, and the rest of the blood is returned to the body through a tube placed in a vein in the other arm. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • The mitral valve controls the blood flow from the lungs back into the left side of the heart, to be pumped back out through the rest of the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • proportions
  • The two compartment model allows for an estimation of the proportions of fat and lean components of the body to be made from the overall body density. (wikipedia.org)
  • lung
  • The three pistons present in the articulatory system are the larynx, the tongue body, and the physiological structures used to manipulate lung volume (in particular, the floor and the walls of the chest). (wikipedia.org)
  • means
  • The estimation of body fatness from body density (by means of underwater weighing) was accepted as the "gold standard" for many decades. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • Many of the early research studies showed that BIA was quite variable and it was not regarded by many as providing an accurate measure of body composition. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1994, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (Fourth Edition) of the American Psychiatric Association stated that penile plethysmography has been used in research settings to assess various paraphilias by measuring an individual's sexual arousal in response to visual and auditory stimuli. (wikipedia.org)
  • uses
  • The electromyogram (EMG) typically uses four electrodes to measure muscle tension in the body as well as to monitor for an excessive amount of leg movements during sleep (which may be indicative of periodic limb movement disorder, PLMD). (wikipedia.org)
  • made
  • Looking for a bong logo to be made with the bong portion looking like a body with the words bony bongs coming out in smoke for out the bong. (freelancer.com)
  • muscle
  • The PSG monitors many body functions including brain (EEG), eye movements (EOG), muscle activity or skeletal muscle activation (EMG) and heart rhythm (ECG) during sleep. (wikipedia.org)
  • mouth
  • SOMEONE WHO IS FAMILIAR WITH crazy talk animator 3 character design with Photoshop, need help with organizing characters, creating props, facial/mouth expressions and body parts missing plus modifications. (freelancer.com)
  • To produce sounds that people today can interpret as words, the movement of air must pass through the vocal chords, up through the throat and, into the mouth or nose to then leave the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • given
  • Each time they point their cameras at the street art they will be given information about the artist, and his body of work . (freelancer.com)