Consultation on Body Composition & Energy Expenditure

Body composition is measured by BODPOD™, DEXA, BIA, height, recumbent length, weight, body circumferences, waist-to-hip ratio, and skinfold thickness.  Energy expenditure measurements include, but are not limited to, resting energy expenditure, basal metabolic rate, thermic effect of food, exercise testing, and activity monitoring. To learn more about these specific pieces of equipment and methodologies, browse the list on the right.

"The OCTRI Bionutrition Unit does not currently offer this service. Please contact us if you are interested in this service for your research study."

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Program Information

This service is provided by the Bionutrition Unit within the Clinical and Translational Research Center.