Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis

Theoretical Overview
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Further Reading
  • Dehghan, M., & Merchant, A. T. (2008). Is bioelectrical impedance accurate for use in large epidemiological studies. Nutr J7(26), 7-26.[full text]
  • Houtkooper, L.B., Lohman, T.G., Going, S.B., Howell, W.H. (1996) Why bioelectrical impedance analysis should be used for estimating adiposity. Am J Clin Nutr. Vol. 64, 436S–48S [full text]
  • Kyle, U.G., Bosaeus, I., De Lorenzo, A.D. et al. (2004) Bioelectrical impedance analysis— part I: review of principles and methods Clinical Nutrition Vol.  23, 1226–1243 [full text]
  • Kyle, U.G., Bosaeus, I., De Lorenzo, A.D. et al. (2004) Bioelectrical impedance analysis—part II: utilization in clinical practice Clinical Nutrition Vol.  23, 1430–1453 [full text]
  • Silva, A. M., Fields, D. A., & Sardinha, L. B. (2013). A PRISMA-Driven Systematic Review of Predictive Equations for Assessing Fat and Fat-Free Mass in Healthy Children and Adolescents Using Multicomponent Molecular Models as the Reference Method. Journal of obesity2013.[full text]

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