Answers for practice questions for exam 1

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HUN4445 Nutrition Assessment Skill Builder- Answers Case 1 JF is a 42-year-old white male who wants to improve his dietary habits and his appearance. Current weight: 205, current height (without shoes): 5’11. He has a medium frame. Activity level: sedentary on most days. TSF: 80 th percentile; AMA: 45 th percentile. 1. Estimate JF’s Ideal Body Weight using the Hamwi formula IBW: 106 + 66 = 172 lbs 2. Determine % IBW 205/172 = 119% 3. How would you interpret JF’s weight? Overweight 4. Calculate JF’s body mass index. How would you interpret his BMI? 205/2.2 = 93.2 kg 93.2/(1.8 x 1.8) = 93.2/3.24 = 28.8 Overweight 5. How would you interpret JF’s TSF and AMA? TSF: normal range of energy stores AMA: Average somatic protein stores 6. Calculate JF’s adjusted body weight. 172 + [.25 x (205-172)] = 180/2.2 = 81.8 7. Using JF’s adjusted body weight, JF’s BEE using the Harris Benedict and his RMR using the Mifflin-St. Jeor equation are: BEE = 66 + (13.8 x 81.8) + (5 x 180.3) – (6.8 x 42) = 1811 kcals

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## This note was uploaded on 12/09/2011 for the course HUN 4445 taught by Professor Sitren during the Spring '08 term at University of Florida.

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