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Table 1 Upper limb dimensions and reliability, precision, accuracy and validity test of the measurements

From: Simple linear regression approach for evaluating models to estimate stature based on upper limb dimensions of adult Bangladeshi males

Variable Mean ± SD
(cm)
ICC TEM rTEM
(%)
R
Stature 162.87 ± 7.14 0.998* 0.141 0.09 0.996
Arm length Right 30.14 ± 2.61 0.991* 0.314 1.04 0.985
Left 30.13 ± 2.63
Length of radius Right 22.08 ± 1.68 0.990* 0.314 1.42 0.965
Left 22.07 ± 1.69
Length of ulna Right 25.19 ± 1.72 0.990* 0.314 1.24 0.967
Left 25.18 ± 1.70
Length of hand Right 17.90 ± 1.38 0.990* 0.141 0.80 0.980
Left 17.94 ± 1.38
Breadth of hand Right 7.59 ± 0.53 0.991* 0.071 0.93 0.982
Left 7.59 ± 0.54
Wrist circumference Right 16.32 ± 0.86 0.997* 0.071 0.43 0.993
Left 16.33 ± 0.87
  1. ICC intra-class correlation coefficient, TEM technical error of measurement, rTEM relative technical error of measurement, R coefficient of reliability
  2. * Significant at p < 0.001 level