The authors are from the University Hospital in Bonn.
Patient selection: fetus <= 1600 grams, within 7 days of delivery (with a weight of 1600 grams being seen in pregnancies from 29 to 34 weeks of gestation)
(1) head circumference in cm (HC)
(2) femur length in cm (FL)
(3) abdominal circumference in cm (AC)
(150.324 * (HC)) - (6235.478 * LOG10(HC))
2.069 * ((FL)^3)
0.0232 * ((AC)^3)
estimated fetal weigh in grams
= SUM(points for the 3 parameters) + 5381.193
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Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology