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Validation and Evaluation of a Portable Body Scanner for Determination of Obesity

2014-08-27 03:16:39 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The objective of this study is to validate a portable 3D human body measurement system which will improve approaches in obesity assessment.

Description

Obesity has become an epidemic in the United States. A new technique of three-dimensional (3 D) photonic scanning will be used to create and validate a portable instrument that rapidly assesses obesity in clinical and field settings. This new portable body scanner will be a safe and easy method to help determine the incidence and type of obesity.

Study Design

N/A

Conditions

Obesity

Location

The Uniersity of Texas at Austin
Austin
Texas
United States
78712

Status

Recruiting

Source

University of Texas at Austin

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:39-0400

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