TableĀ 2

Correlation coefficients calculated for prediction equations of DZ, G and SL for FM and %BF

EquationsR2SEE
DZ-FM0.82.45
G-FM0.862.06
SL-%BF0.763.73
  • DZ-FM, Dezenberg fat mass; G-FM: Goran fat mass; SL %BF: Slaughter percentage body fat; SEE: standard error of estimate.

  • All equations showed good correlations with estimated FM and percentage BF using DEXA showing significant p values of <0.0001.