Validation of the Near-Infrared Interactance Method for Native Indian, Black, Hispanic and White Men 19 to 57 Years

  • Wendy L. Wilson
  • Vivian H. Heyward
Part of the Basic Life Sciences book series (BLSC, volume 60)


The purpose of this study was to develop and cross-validate a generalized NIR model for prediction of percent body fat (%BF) of Native American, black, Hispanic and white men, 19 to 57 yr.


Body Composition Residual Score Helium Dilution Estimate Body Composition Human Body Composition 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Wendy L. Wilson
    • 1
  • Vivian H. Heyward
    • 1
  1. 1.BloomingtonUSA

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