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Skinfolds, body girths, biacromial diameter, and selected anthropometric indices of adults : United States, 1960-1962 / Howard W. Stoudt [and three others].

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (iv, 63 pages) : illustrations.
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Health Services and Mental Health Administration, 1970.

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General Note:
"Age and sex distributions for right-arm and infrascapular skinfolds; right arm, waist, and chest girths; sum of skinfolds; ponderal index; ratios of height to cube root of weight, sitting height erect to stature, chest girth to stature, and biacromial diameter to stature; also the equations for predicting each of the physical measurements from height, weight, and age, and the interrelation of all the measurements."
"February 1970."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 36-37).
Source of Description Note:
Description based on online resource; title from PDF cover (CDC, viewed October 24, 2019).
Subject: Skinfold thickness > Statistics.
Anthropometry > United States.
Stature > United States > Statistics.
Body weight > United States > Statistics.
Adulthood > Anthropometry > United States.

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