Widmark factor

Widmark factor

An estimate of the body’s water content that reflects an average person’s volume of distribution of alcohol, which is 0.68 for males and 0.55 for females.
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The Widmark factor is also individual and depends mainly on body composition.
Various methods can be found in the research literature to estimate the Widmark factor or the volume of distribution from variables such as height, weight and age [5].