Total body water measurement

Known as: TBW, Total Body Water 
A measurement of the quantity of water within the body, including both the intracellular and extracellular compartments.
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The assessment of extra-, intracellular and total body water (ECW, ICW, TBW) is important in many clinical situations… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Objective: To establish the accuracy of an eight-polar tactile-electrode impedance method in the assessment of total body water… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The inability to precisely estimate body composition with simple, inexpensive, and easily applied techniques is an impediment to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
This study evaluated a new technology of bioelectrical-impedance (BI) measurement that makes use of multiple frequencies (5, 50… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
The adipose tissue volumes of 12 women were determined by computed tomography (CT). Body weight ranged from 46 to 129 kg. Nine or… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A method which involves the measurement of bioelectrical resistive impedance (R) for the estimation of human body composition is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Individual total body water volumes for 458 adult males and 265 adult females obtained from dilution studies, together with their… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Deuterium or tritium labeled water traditionally has been used for the measurement of total body water by application of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Total body water was measured using tritium in 30 males and 30 females. It was found that total body water could be predicted… (More)
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1967
Highly Cited
1967
A simple method of assessing quantitatively the fat content of the human body, which could be used not only in laboratories and… (More)
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