Feasibility and reliability of body composition measurements in adults with severe intellectual and sensory disabilities

Short description:

Anthropometric measurements are widely used to reliably quantify body composition and to estimate risks of overweight in healthy subjects and in patients. However, information about the reliability of anthropometric measurements in subjects with severe intellectual and sensory disabilities is lacking.

Type of publication:

Scientific publications

Date of publication:

01/04/2009

Author(s):

Waninge, A.; W. van der Weide; I.J. Evenhuis [et al.]

Publishing organization:

Journal of Intellectual Disability Research

Categories:

Language:

English

Long description:

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In: Journal of Intellectual Disability Research, Vol. 53, Issue 4, pp. 377–388, April 2009.

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