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Parental weight estimation of their child's weight is more accurate than other weight estimation methods for determining children's weight in an emergency department?

Krieser, David and Nguyen, Kevin and Kerr, Debra and Jolley, Damien and Clooney, Megan and Kelly, Anne-Maree (2007) Parental weight estimation of their child's weight is more accurate than other weight estimation methods for determining children's weight in an emergency department? Emergency Medicine Journal, 24 (11). pp. 756-759. ISSN 1472-0205

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Abstract

The objective of this article is to compare the various paediatric weight estimation methods (Advanced Pediatric Life Support, Broselow Tape, Argall, and Best Guess) and parental estimate to measured weight.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: ResPubID19027, paediatric weight estimation methods, children’s body mass index, BMI, parental estimation of weight, Broselow tape
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1114 Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Nursing and Midwifery
Depositing User: VUIR
Date Deposited: 28 Mar 2012 01:35
Last Modified: 09 May 2013 01:08
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/3322
DOI: 10.1136/emj.2007.047993
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Citations in Scopus: 37 - View on Scopus

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