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Table. 1.

Representative multicomponent models at the 5 body composition levels

LevelBody composition modelNumber of components
AtomicBM=H+O+N+C+Na+K+Cl+P+Ca+Mg+S11
MolecularBM=FM+TBW+TBPro+Mo+Ms+CHO6
BM=FM+TBW+TBPro+M4
BM=FM+TBW+non-fat solids3
BM=FM+Mo+residual3
BM=FM+FFM2
CellularBM=cells+ECF+ECS3
BM=FM+BCM+ECF+ECS4
Tissue-organBW=AT+SM+bone+visceral organs+other tissues5
Whole bodyBW=head+trunk+appendages3

AT, adipose tissue; BCM, body cell mass; BM, body mass; CHO, carbohydrates; ECF, extracellular fluid; ECS, extracellular solids; FFM, fat-free mass; FM, fat mass; M, mineral; Mo, bone mineral; Ms, soft-tissue mineral; SM, skeletal muscle; TBPro, total body protein; TBW, total body water.

Korean J Obes 2015;24:184~189 https://doi.org/10.7570/kjo.2015.24.4.184
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