Development of gender- and age group-specific equations for estimating body weight from anthropometric measurement in Thai adults.
International Journal of General Medicine, February 2012
Kaweesak Chittawatanarat, Pruenglampoo, Trakunhoon, Ungpinitpong, Jayanton Patumanond
Many medical procedures routinely use body weight as a parameter for calculation. However, these measurements are not always available. In addition, the commonly used visual estimation has had high error rates. Therefore, the aim of this study was to develop a predictive equation for body weight using body circumferences.
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