air displacement plethysmography


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air displacement plethysmography

A technique for measuring body composition (body volume and percentage of body fat) that relies on the relative volume and pressure of gas displaced by the body when it is placed inside a plethysmograph.
See also: plethysmography
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Validity and reliability of bioelectrical impedance analysis to estimate body fat percentage against air displacement plethysmography and dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry.
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Body fat, weight and volume of the babies were also measured with air displacement plethysmography using the Pea Pod Infant Body Composition System.
It is therefore of interest to note that the air displacement plethysmography (ADP) technique, a method known to be able to assess body composition accurately in adults [9], has recently been modified for young children.
Body composition assessment via air displacement plethysmography in adults and children: a review.
Body Composition by air displacement plethysmography by using predicted and measured thoracic gas volumes.