physiology: Calculate physiologic characteristics of awake and anesthetized adults, children and infants

A variety of formulae are provided for estimation of physiologic characteristics of infants, children, and adults. Calculations include: body surface area, ideal weight, airway dead-space, the alveolar gas equation, and GFR. Each formula is referenced to the original publication. Future functions will cover more material with a focus on anaesthesia, critical care and peri-operative medicine.

Package details

AuthorJack O. Wasey [aut, cre, cph] (<https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3738-4637>), Bill Denney [ctb] (<https://orcid.org/0000-0002-5759-428X>)
MaintainerJack O. Wasey <[email protected]>
LicenseGPL-3
Version1.2.1
URL https://jackwasey.github.io/physiology/
Package repositoryView on CRAN
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install.packages("physiology")

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