Body segment parameters )11)Estimation of the biomechanical properties of three body types using a photogrammetric method

Reference

Estimation of the biomechanical properties of three body types using a photogrammetric method

Journal

J.Biomechanics, Vol.11,349-358 (1978)

Author

R.K.Jensen

Item

COG M I

State

Living

Sample number

3

Sex

Male

Age

10/1 8/8 11/1

Measurement year

?

Race

Caucasian

Measurement place

?

Measurement technique

Photogrammetry

Raw data accessibility

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(1)Definition of body segmentation
16segments: Head,Neck,Upper part of torso, Lower part of torso, Forearm, Hand, Thigh, Calf, Foot
The definition of this study is modified the definition of Dempster. (not described in detail)
(2)Predictive model
Only the raw data are described.
(3)Validation
Comparison between direct measurement of body weight and measurement by photogrammetry.
→Error: less than 2%