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Author(s):
Bubb, Heiner 
Title:
Challenges in the application of anthropometric measurements 
Abstract:
Traditional anthropometry is characterized by measuring distances, circumferences and weights. All these values are one-dimensional. A further area of anthropometric research is measuring of human forces. These values must also be indicated as one-dimensional measures. All the called values show, according to the human variability, various distributions. In order to simplify the indication of this distribution, the 5th, 50th and 95th-percentiles are shown in the most anthropometric tables. By th...    »
 
Journal title:
Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science 
Year:
2004 
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Pages contribution:
154--168 
Print-ISSN:
1463-922X