Body segment parameters@j05jThe Mass and Inertia Characteristics of the Main Segments of the Human Body

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The Mass and Inertia Characteristics of the Main Segments of the Human Body

Journal

Biomechanics V-IIIB(1983)1152-1159

Author

V.Zatsiorsky

Item

M COG I

State

living

Sample number

100

Sex

Male

Age

45-65

Measurement year

?

Race

Caucasian

Measurement place

Russia

Measurement technique

-ray scanner

Raw data accessibility

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The ratio of the center of gravity

The following table shows regression coefficients.
The ratio of the COG is caluculated as the percentage of the segment length measured from the proximal end.

Ex.)
@The ratio of the COG of head (%)=8.35700-0.00250~body weight(kg)+0.02300~stature(cm)

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