Body Surface Area - Du Bois

Description

In physiology and medicine, the body surface area (BSA) is the measured or calculated surface area of a human body.

Various calculations have been published to arrive at the BSA without direct measurement.The most widely used is the Du Bois formula shown here.

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Variables

BSAbody surface area(m^2) (dimensionless)
Wweight(kg) (dimensionless)
Hheight(cm) (dimensionless)