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

ReferenceEstimation of the biomechanical properties of three body types using a photogrammetric method
JournalJ.Biomechanics, Vol.11,349-358 (1978)
AuthorR.K.Jensen
ItemCOG M I
StateLiving
Sample number3
SexMale
Age10/1 8/8 11/1
Measurement yearn/a
RaceCaucasian
Measurement placen/a
Measurement techniquePhotogrammetry
Raw data accessibilityOK

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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%