bioelectrical impedance analysis

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bi·o·e·lec·tri·cal im·pe·dance a·nal·y·sis

(BIA) (bī'ō-ĕ-lek'tri-kăl im-pē'dăns ă-nal'i-sis)
Method of determining body fat, fat-free body mass, and total body water by measuring resistance to the flow of a small electrical current passed through the body.

bioelectrical impedance analysis



A method of body composition analysis useful in measuring the total body water and other components. BIA relies on the changes in electrical current as it travels through body fluids and tissues. The results obtained may vary with ambient temperature and humidity, the subject's hydration, and other variables.
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The BFP of children was assessed by bioelectrical impedance method using the body fat monitor (Omron-HBF-306).
Of Item Item With Specification, if Any 1 Anthropometer With Digital Count (Holtain & Tanner) 2 Skinfold Caliper (Holtain & Tanner) 3 Weighing Machine (Libra) 4 Spirometer (Microdirect) 5 Body Fat Monitor (India Make) 6 Anthropometer (India Make) 7 Sliding Caliper (India Make) 8 Spreading Caliper india Make Etc.
BF% and FM were assessed by bioelectrical impedance technique using Omron body fat monitor (model HBF-302).
7) The Omron body fat monitor was used as a BIA device, while the skinfold caliper and a non-detractable tape measure were used for skinfold thickness and body girth measurements respectively.
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