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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Third, we measured %FM using air displacement plethysmography, a validated body composition method [13].
Calibration and validation of an air displacement plethysmography method for estimating percentage body fat in an elderly population: a comparison among compartmental models.
A comparison of air displacement plethysmography with three other techniques to determine body fat in healthy adults.
Body Composition by air displacement plethysmography by using predicted and measured thoracic gas volumes.
1) reported on the effect of a 1 litre fluid load on body composition measured by air displacement plethysmography (ADP) and bio-electrical impedance.