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BIA

Abbr. for the Brick Industry Association, Reston, VA 201191-1525; formerly the Brick Institute of America.
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The certification programs will cover the most effective ways to prescribe and personalize the FirstLine Therapy program to patients, the key functional biomarkers and laboratory values for assessing these patients, and how to conduct and read bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) to monitor body composition for patient tracking and motivation--all in a case study and workshop-based format.
Smart Scale features a body fat and composition analyzer, which estimates both readings using Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis (BIA) technology.
Bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) is a new technology in fisheries research that is capable of estimating proximate composition, condition, and energy content in fish quickly, cheaply, and (after calibration) without the need to sacrifice fish.
The validation of the bioelectrical impedance analysis technique to estimate skeletal muscle mass has also only been carried out (3).
waist circumference, waist to hip ratio, bioelectrical impedance analysis, skinfold thicknesses against reference methods to assess their suitability for use as surrogate measures of body composition in the field.
Challenge documented each patient's progress by measuring body composition using approved bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) equipment, which provides a noninvasive measure of both fat and lean tissue compartments.
Equipped with an 8-point electrode Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis measurement method, the seca mBCA's unique standing-aid guarantees that the patient is always in the same measurement position.
Recently, common ground has been found by Cox and Hartman (2005) in body composition estimates with the use of bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA).
Percentage body fat was assessed using bioelectrical impedance analysis (Bodystat 1500, Tanita TBF-622 foot-to-foot analysers with proprietary equations and the equation of Kotler and colleagues) and near infra-red interactance (Futrex 1000).
Equipped with an 8-point electrode Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis measurement method, the seca mBCA 514 determines medically precise values of fat mass, extracellular and intracellular water and skeletal muscle mass - in less than 20 seconds.
9) (a) BIA, bioelectrical impedance analysis Table 2.
Body Composition - A trained staff member will measure participants' body composition including body fat, water, and lean tissue using a bioelectrical impedance analysis.