|To estimate the skeletal muscle mass of a nonobese adult using the anthropometric equation of Lee et al using limb circumferences, height, and race.|
|Geriatric Medicine - Family Practice, Nutrition, Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation, Unspecified Specialty|
Lee et al developed several anthropometric models for predicting skeletal muscle mass in an adult. One of these models relies on 3 standard limb circumference measurements. The authors are from Columbia University in New York City and Queen's University in Kingston, Canada.