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Ideal Body Weight & Adjusted Body Weight
Ideal body weight
Estimate Ideal body weight in (kg)
Males: IBW = 50 kg + 2.3 kg for each inch over 5 feet.
Females: IBW = 45.5 kg + 2.3 kg for each inch over 5 feet.
Devine BJ. Gentamicin therapy. DICP. 1974; 8:650–5.
Adjusted body weight
AjBW = adjusted body weight:
AjBW = IBW + 0.4( ABW - IBW)
1) Bauer LA. Applied clinical pharmacokinetics. New York: McGraw Hill, Medical Publishing Division; 2001:93-179.
2) Winter, M.E., 2004. Basic pharmacokinetics. London: Lippincott Williams and Williams.
Aminoglycosides /Vancomycin Empiric Dosing
Aminoglycoside - Vancomycin
Dosing By Levels
Dosing by levels
) - Enter two levels and associated times
Dosing by levels(
) - Enter two levels and the time between levels
Dosing by levels(
-single level analysis
Non-Steady State kinetics
CRCL - Adult
- Multiple clearance models calculated simultaneously
CrCl - Pediatric
- Three common pediatric clearance calculations calculated simultaneously
Creatinine clearance -
Unstable Renal Function MULTI-calc
Creatinine clearance -IDMS-traceable MDRD Study Equation
Creatinine Clearance- Obese Patient (Salazar and Corcoran)
Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration (
Multi-calc 2012 EDITION
Estimated 'Calorie' Calculators
Estimation of total calories needed. MOST widely used equation for calculating basal metabolic rate and total calories.
Revised Harris-Benedict Equation
:The original Harris Benedict equation was revised in 1984. This updated equation can be used to calculate the basal metabolic rate and total calories.
RESTING Metabolic Rate (RMR)
: Resting Metabolic Rate Calc - This equation can be used to calculate the RESTING metabolic rate and total calories. Mifflin-St Jeor equation.
Schofield equation (BMR)
: This equation was part of the previous government guidelines to formulate RDA's and can be used to calculate the basal metabolic rate and total calories needed.
Institute of Medicine Equation- LATEST EQUATION
: IOM Equation-Estimated Energy Requirement (EER) Estimation of total calories needed. This equation is behind the 2005 Dietary Guidelines for Americans and the new food pyramid, MyPyramid.
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