calc_abw: Calculate adjusted body weight (ABW)

Description Usage Arguments Examples

View source: R/calc_abw.R

Description

Often used for chemotherapy calculations when actual weight > 120

Usage

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calc_abw(weight = NULL, ibw = NULL, factor = 0.4, verbose = TRUE, ...)

Arguments

weight

actual body weight in kg

ibw

ideal body weight in kg

factor

weighting factor, commonly 0.4 or 0.3

verbose

show output?

...

parameters passed to ibw function (if 'ibw' not specified)

Examples

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calc_abw(weight = 80, ibw = 60)
calc_abw(weight = 80, height = 160, sex = "male", age = 60)

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