DXA body composition analysis (2020/2021)

Course code
cod wi: DT000065
Name of lecturer
Carlo Zancanaro
Coordinator
Carlo Zancanaro
Number of ECTS credits allocated
0.5
Academic sector
BIO/16 - HUMAN ANATOMY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
A.A. 20/21 dottorato dal Oct 1, 2020 al Sep 30, 2021.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

To get students acquainted with the potential and main applications of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry

Syllabus

Principles of DXA
DXA and body composition analysis

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Steven Heymsfield, Timothy Lohman, Zi-Mian Wang, Scott Going Human Body Composition (Edizione 2) Human Kinetics 2005 9780736046558

Assessment methods and criteria

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