Ultrasound as a Tool to Assess Body Fat

  title={Ultrasound as a Tool to Assess Body Fat},
  author={Dale R. Wagner},
  booktitle={Journal of obesity},
Ultrasound has been used effectively to assess body fat for nearly 5 decades, yet this method is not known as well as many other body composition techniques. The purpose of this review is to explain the technical principles of the ultrasound method, explain the procedures for taking a measurement and interpreting the results, evaluate the reliability and… CONTINUE READING