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Synonyms for impedance

a material's opposition to the flow of electric current

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Validity and reliability of bioelectrical impedance analysis and skinfold thickness in predicting body fat in military personnel.
The Stayhealthy bioelectrical impedance analyzer predicts body fat in children and adults.
Deurenberg P, Kusters CS, Smit HE: Assessment of body composition by bioelectrical impedance in children and young adults is strongly age-dependent.
We chose to evaluate two nonlethal techniques which had the potential to reflect fish condition: bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) and Fulton's condition factor (hereafter, also called Fulton's K).
Guida B, De Nicola L, Trio R, Pecoraro P, Iodice C, Memoli B: Comparison of vector and conventional bioelectrical impedance analysis in the optimal dry weight prescription in hemodialysis.
Four measurements: height and weight for body mass index (BMI), body circumference, skinfold thickness and bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) were obtained from each participant.
Wegener, Bioelectrical Impedance Assay to Monitor Changes in Cell Shape During Apoptosis.
The results, known as bioelectrical impedance measurements, can indicate stress or inflammation in the body - and a lack of nutrients could be to blame for these energy imbalances.
Body fat content and lean body mass were measured using bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) (15) with a body fat analyzer using disposable electrodes (BF 906, Maltron International Ltd.
Body fat composition as determined by bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) can complement BMI and body fat distribution measures.
The Full Body Sensor measures body fat, body mass and weight using bioelectrical impedance, a technology that charts the flow of electricity through the body by taking measurements from the hands and feet.
Body mass, fat mass, skeletal muscle mass, lean body mass and percent total body water were determined using bioelectrical impedance analysis and the anthropometric method before the race and after each stage.
Body fat mass and body lean mass were calculated as percentages of body weight by bioelectrical impedance analysis of body composition.
All of them underwent body fat composition measurement by bioelectrical impedance, a full cardiovascular and metabolic risk factor assessment, and fasting morning blood tests.