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Equations of Ogunranti for Body Surface Area in Nigerian Children

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Ogunranti developed equations for predicting the body surface area of Nigerian children based on height. These are more accurate than equations developed for Caucasians. The author is from the University of Port Harcourt in Nigeria.

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