Health & Fitness - If you are aiming to lose weight and want to monitor fat loss and muscle gain.
Rehabilitation - to monitor lean mass through your rehabilitation programme with the aim of minimising muscle loss.
Athlete - if you are trying to achieve a low ratio of fat to lean tissue mass and want to monitor progress.
Teams - to help empirically assess team and individual responses to training programs.
Dexa, short for Dyal Energy X-ray Absorptiometry, is an enhanced form of x-ray technology used to measure bone mineral content, predominantly in the lower back and hips. Additionally, it is todays gold standard for determining total body composition. This total body scan uses a three compartment model to distinguish between:
To give a 98% accuracy rate.