Estimación de la estatura utilizando la medición de la altura de la rodilla entre ancianos brasileños

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Siqueira Fogal, Aline; Franceschini, Sylvia do Carmo Castro; Eloiza Priore, Silvia; Cotta, Rosângela Minardi M.; Queiroz Ribeiro, Andreia;
  • Publisher: Grupo Arán
  • Subject: Altura de la rodilla | Antropometría | Envejecimiento | Altura | Anthropometry | Aging | Height | Knee height

Introduction: Stature is an important variable in several indices of nutritional status that are applicable to elderly persons. However, stature is difficult or impossible to measure in elderly because they are often unable to maintain the standing position. A alternati... View more
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