Body surface area estimation: Cross validation of several prediction equations

VP Wickramasinghe, G Sathyadas, S P Lamabadusuriya
2009 Sri Lanka Journal of Child Health  
Body surface area (BSA) is used in clinical practice to prescribe medication, standardize measured parameters etc. Normogram has been the gold standard. However, there are several prediction equations in the published literature. A simple method giving an accurate estimation would help to assess BSA in day to day clinical practice efficiently.
doi:10.4038/sljch.v38i2.679 fatcat:ymluaa3menemrdsu2pmosj6eym