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2/2/2011 1 JR is a 72 year old Hispanic male hospitalized for difficulty breathing. PMH: COPD 2 ° smoking two packs/d of cigarettes x 55 yrs. He quit 3 years ago. Ht: 5’11”, Wt: 137 lbs. Wt five yrs ago: 185 lbs with continual wt loss as respiratory status worsened. 8 lb wt loss in past mo. TSF: 10 th percentile, AMA: 13 th percentile. Alb: 2.5, Hct: 38 (42-52), Hgb: 13.5 (14- 17.4), MCV: 80 (82-98) JR is a 72 year old Hispanic male hospitalized for difficulty breathing. Ht: 5’11”, Wt: 137 lbs. What is JR’s IBW based on the Hamwi equation? What % of IBW is Julio’s current weight? How would you interpret his %IBW 106 + (11 x 6) = 172 lbs. 137/172 = .79 x 100 = 79% % IBW % UBW Assessment of Status >120 obese weight as an indicator of nutritional status Anthropometric Measurements: weight standards 110 to 120 overweight 90 to 109 adequate 80 to 89 85 to 90 mildly underweight 70 to 79 75 to 84 moderately underweight <70 <75 severely underweight Source: Blackburn GL, Bistrian BR. Nutritional and metabolic assessment of the hospitalized patient. JPEN 1977; 1:11-22. JR is a 72 year old Hispanic male hospitalized for difficulty breathing. Ht: 5’11”, Wt: 137 lbs. What is JR’s Body Mass Index? How would you interpret his BMI? 71 inches x 2.54 cm/in = 180.3/100 = 1.80 meters
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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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