Table of Contents

pt. 1. Tools and techniques in anthropometry : general methods.
pt. 2. Tools and techniques in anthropometry : water, hydration and surface area.
pt. 3. Tools and techniques in anthropometry : muscle.
pt. 4. Tools and techniques in anthropometry : adipose tissue, other compartments and relationships.
pt. 5. Regions and anatomical areas of the body : head and face.
pt. 6. Regions and anatomical areas of the body : limbs, extremities and bones.
pt. 7. Regions and anatomical areas of the body : joints and digits.
pt. 8. Regions and anatomical areas of the body : abdominal and trunk regions.
pt. 9. Regions and anatomical areas of the body : sensory organs.
pt. 10. Regions and anatomical areas of the body : internal organs, other tissues and regions.
pt. 11. Anthropometry of pregnancy : prenatal and postnatal aspects.
pt. 12. Anthropometry of infants and children.
pt. 13. Anthropometry of puberty and adolescence in health and disease.
pt. 14. Anthropometry of middle-aged and aged in health and disease.
pt. 15. Anthropometry in genetic disease and polymorphisms.
pt. 16. Anthropometry in cancer.
pt. 17. Anthropometry in exercise and sport activities.
pt. 18. Anthropometry in metabolic disease and obesity.
pt. 19. Anthropometry in diabetes.
pt. 20. Anthropometry in cardiovascular disease.
pt. 21. Anthropometry in organ disease.
pt. 22. Anthropometry in special conditions and circumstances.
pt. 23. Anthropometry in ethnic groups and cultural and geographical diversity.
pt. 24. Anthropometry and nutrition : general aspects.
pt. 25. Anthropometry and nutrition : micro- and macro-nutrients.
pt. 26. Biomechanical and ergonomic aspects.