Journal of the American College of Cardiology: Validation of BVI against BMI
Fat distribution better predicts metabolic dysregulation than the Body Mass Index (BMI). The 3D Body Volume Index (BVI) scanner is normally used to assess body shapes and sizes. We hypothesized that an index BVI volume can reliably predict...
OAT: Welcome body volume index; Bye-bye body mass index!
Science keeps growing with changes. Otherwise, it becomes history. This applies to an important variable that is very often used in the field of medicine and health sciences namely; body mass index (BMI). BMI is related particularly, to cardiovascular and metabolic health risks...