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Ideal Body Weight & Adjusted Body Weight

Inputs:
 Weight (kg):  0.0    Height:  0.0  inches (0.00 cm)
 Sex:  Male

Results:

Ideal Body Weight (IBW):  50.00 kg

Adjusted Body Weight: 0.0  kg

Percent over/under ibw: -100.00  %

(Dubois) Body Surface Area: 0.00  M2

Note: The actual body weight is less than the ideal body weight (Under weight) and therefore the adjusted body weight must be set to the actual body weight

Background

Ideal body weight

Estimate Ideal body weight in (kg)
Males: IBW = 50 kg + 2.3 kg for each inch over 5 feet.
Females: IBW = 45.5 kg + 2.3 kg for each inch over 5 feet.

Adjusted body weight

AjBW = adjusted body weight:
AjBW = IBW + 0.4( ABW - IBW)

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