A mathematical method to estimate body composition in tall individuals using DXA.

@article{Evans2005AMM,
  title={A mathematical method to estimate body composition in tall individuals using DXA.},
  author={Ellen M. Evans and Barry M. Prior and Christopher M. Modlesky},
  journal={Medicine and science in sports and exercise},
  year={2005},
  volume={37 7},
  pages={1211-5}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this investigation was to determine whether whole body composition could be estimated in tall individuals using summed measures from two partial DXA scans. METHODS Using a pencil-beam DXA, a convenience sample of young individuals (N = 19) were scanned three times. Two partial scans of the upper and lower body were combined to… CONTINUE READING