BODY MASS INDEX
BMI is a calculation that takes into account the body weight and the height of the person, often used to classify obesity in adults.
The result helps to know if the person has a weight low, normal or whether it is overweight.
It is important to note that not distinguishes muscle mass fat mass when calculating the Body Mass Index, are not really suitable for athletes and sportsmen.
BODY ADIPOSITY NDEX
It's a new way to assess adiposity in adults is considerated the most reliable alternative to quantify body fat. To calculate the IAC is necessary hip measurement (hip) and the height.