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Estimating Muscle Mass in Men Using the Equation of Martin et al

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Martin et al developed an equation for estimating muscle mass in men based on anthropometric measurements. The data was based on dissection of 12 male cadavers aged 50-94 years. The authors are from the University of Manitoba in Canada.

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