Choi reported equations for estimating the body surface area of Korean adults. The author is from Seoul National University.

Patient selection: Korean



(1) body weight in kilograms

(2) body height in centimeters


BSA for a male in square centimeters =

= 59.02 * ((height)^0.776) * ((weight)^0.407)


BSA for a female in square centimeters =

= 86.92 * ((height)^0.678) * ((weight)^0.442)

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