Determination of Basal Energy Expenditure
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Basal Energy Expenditure

Patient age:       Sex:
Patient Height: 
Patient weight: 


Estimated BEE=   kcal

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Basal energy expenditure: the amount of energy required to maintain the body's normal metabolic activity, i.e. respiration, maintenance of body temperature etc. 

Male:  BEE = 66.67 + 13.75W + 5H - 6.76A 
Female: BEE = 665.1 + 9.56W +1.85H -4.68A.
   H= height in centimeters, W= weight in kg, 
      A= age in years.


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