Leffler formula (estimation of Ideal body weight for children 0–10 years of age)

Description

The term body weight is used colloquially and in the biological and medical sciences to refer to a person’s mass or weight. Body weight is one way of determining a person’s health. The Leffler formula is used for children.

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Variables

mThe number of kilograms the child weighs (dimensionless)
ay The number of years old the child is (dimensionless)