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BOD POD body density measurement service

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  1. Material analysis service


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  2. Resource Description
    "The BOD POD™ uses air displacement plethysmography to measure body density. Results include body fat and fat-free mass as a percent and total kg of body weight. This test is optimal for obese populations with a body weight maximum of 550 lbs. There is no radiation exposure during a BOD POD™. Subjects are required to wear swimsuits or spandex during the test and must be fasting (no foods or beverages) and limit physical activity for 2 hours prior to the test."
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    Oregon Clinical & Translational Research Institute Bionutrition Unit
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