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Table 3 Details of anthropometric measurements

From: Task shifting of frontline community health workers for cardiovascular risk reduction: design and rationale of a cluster randomised controlled trial (DISHA study) in India

Measurement Instrument
Height Stadiometer (Seca)
Weight Digital weighing scales (Seca)
Waist and hip circumference Non elastic measuring tapes (Seca)
Anthropometry Tanita BC-601 segmental body composition analyser, WHO Steps Protocol
Blood pressure measurement Electronic BP monitor (OMRON 7080) Instrument validated by International Protocol for device validation O’Brien et al., (Working Group on Blood Pressure Monitoring of the European Society of Hypertension)