Format
Sort by
Items per page

Send to

Choose Destination

Links from PubMed

Items: 1 to 20 of 113

1.

Measuring body mass index (BMI) in nursing home residents: the usefulness of measurement of arm span.

Nygaard HA.

Scand J Prim Health Care. 2008;26(1):46-9. doi: 10.1080/02813430801892037.

2.

Arm span as a proxy measure for height and estimation of nutritional status: a study among Dhimals of Darjeeling in West Bengal India.

Datta Banik S.

Ann Hum Biol. 2011 Nov;38(6):728-35. doi: 10.3109/03014460.2011.616227. Epub 2011 Sep 29.

PMID:
21958430
3.

[Measurement or estimation of body length in older nursing home patients].

Berkhout AM, Cools HJ, Mulder JD.

Tijdschr Gerontol Geriatr. 1989 Oct;20(5):211-4. Dutch.

PMID:
2815240
4.

Estimation of height and body mass index from demi-span in elderly individuals.

Weinbrenner T, Vioque J, Barber X, Asensio L.

Gerontology. 2006;52(5):275-81.

PMID:
16974098
5.

The use of armspan in nutritional assessment of the elderly.

Kwok T, Whitelaw MN.

J Am Geriatr Soc. 1991 May;39(5):492-6.

PMID:
2022801
6.

Should arm span or height be used in calculating the BMI for the older people? Preliminary results.

Villaverde-Gutiérrez C, Sánchez-López MJ, Ramirez-Rodrigo J, Ocaña-Peinado FM.

J Clin Nurs. 2015 Mar;24(5-6):817-23. doi: 10.1111/jocn.12744. Epub 2014 Dec 19.

PMID:
25523902
7.

Predictive equations for estimation of stature in Malaysian elderly people.

Shahar S, Pooy NS.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2003;12(1):80-4.

8.

The use of armspan measurement to assess the nutritional status of adults in four Ethiopian ethnic groups.

de Lucia E, Lemma F, Tesfaye F, Demisse T, Ismail S.

Eur J Clin Nutr. 2002 Feb;56(2):91-5.

9.

A comparison of three methods for estimating height in the acutely ill elderly population.

Hickson M, Frost G.

J Hum Nutr Diet. 2003 Feb;16(1):13-20.

PMID:
12581405
10.

Upper-arm anthropometry: an alternative indicator of nutritional health to body mass index in unilateral lower-extremity amputees?

Miller M, Wong WK, Wu J, Cavenett S, Daniels L, Crotty M.

Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2008 Oct;89(10):2031-3. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2008.03.025.

PMID:
18929034
11.

Estimating height from arm span measurement in Malawian children.

Zverev Y, Chisi J.

Coll Antropol. 2005 Dec;29(2):469-73.

PMID:
16417146
12.

Arm-span, height, and age in black and white women.

Steele MF, Chenier TC.

Ann Hum Biol. 1990 Nov-Dec;17(6):533-41.

PMID:
2281945
13.

A comparison of measured height and demi-span equivalent height in the assessment of body mass index among people aged 65 years and over in England.

Hirani V, Mindell J.

Age Ageing. 2008 May;37(3):311-7. doi: 10.1093/ageing/afm197. Epub 2008 Feb 6.

PMID:
18256054
14.

Body mass index (BMI), body composition and mortality of nursing home elderly residents.

Kimyagarov S, Klid R, Levenkrohn S, Fleissig Y, Kopel B, Arad M, Adunsky A.

Arch Gerontol Geriatr. 2010 Sep-Oct;51(2):227-30. doi: 10.1016/j.archger.2009.10.013. Epub 2009 Nov 24.

PMID:
19939476
15.
16.

Using alternative or direct anthropometric measurements to assess risk for malnutrition in nursing homes.

Lorini C, Collini F, Castagnoli M, Di Bari M, Cavallini MC, Zaffarana N, Pepe P, Lucenteforte E, Vannacci A, Bonaccorsi G.

Nutrition. 2014 Oct;30(10):1171-6. doi: 10.1016/j.nut.2014.03.005. Epub 2014 Mar 15.

17.

[Nutritional characterization by anthropometrics of institutionalized and non-institutionalized elderly Venezuelan].

Díaz N, Meertens L, Solano L, Peña E.

Invest Clin. 2005 Jun;46(2):111-9. Spanish.

PMID:
16001743
19.

Relationship between height and arm span in women of different age groups.

Manonai J, Khanacharoen A, Theppisai U, Chittacharoen A.

J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2001 Dec;27(6):325-7.

PMID:
11794818
20.

Nutritional status of Saudi males living in the Riyadh nursing home.

Alhamdan AA.

Asia Pac J Clin Nutr. 2004;13(4):372-6.

Supplemental Content

Support Center