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?

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Krieser, David, Nguyen, Kevin, Kerr, Debra, Jolley, Damien, 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

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.

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Item type Article
URI https://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/3322
DOI https://doi.org/10.1136/emj.2007.047993
Official URL http://emj.bmj.com/content/24/11/756
Subjects Historical > FOR Classification > 1114 Paediatrics and Reproductive Medicine
Historical > Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > School of Nursing and Midwifery
Keywords ResPubID19027, paediatric weight estimation methods, children’s body mass index, BMI, parental estimation of weight, Broselow tape
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