Growth Calculator: Ranges & References

VALUE GENDER ACCURATE RANGE REFERENCE
Ht SDS both 2 - 18 yrs Hamill PV, Drizd TA, Johnson CL, Reed RB, Roche AF, Moore WM. "Physical growth: National Center for Health Statistics percentiles" Am J Clin Nutr 1979; 32: 607-29.
Wt SDS both 2 - 18 yrs Hamill PV, Drizd TA, Johnson CL, Reed RB, Roche AF, Moore WM. "Physical growth: National Center for Health Statistics percentiles" Am J Clin Nutr 1979; 32: 607-29.
Ht Velocity both all ages 3rd grade math class
Ht Velocity SDS male 2.5 - 17.5 yrs Tanner, J. M., Whitehouse, R. H., Cameron, N., Marshall, W. A., Healy, M. J. R. and Goldstein, H. (1983) "Assessment of Skeletal Maturity and Prediction of Adult Height (TW2 Method)", Academic Press.
female 2.5 - 14.5 yrs Tanner, J. M., Whitehouse, R. H., Cameron, N., Marshall, W. A., Healy, M. J. R. and Goldstein, H. (1983) "Assessment of Skeletal Maturity and Prediction of Adult Height (TW2 Method)", Academic Press.
Wt Velocity both all ages 3rd grade math class
Wt Velocity SDS male 4 - 15.5 yrs Tanner, J. M., Whitehouse, R. H., Cameron, N., Marshall, W. A., Healy, M. J. R. and Goldstein, H. (1983) "Assessment of Skeletal Maturity and Prediction of Adult Height (TW2 Method)", Academic Press.
female 1 - 14 yrs Tanner, J. M., Whitehouse, R. H., Cameron, N., Marshall, W. A., Healy, M. J. R. and Goldstein, H. (1983) "Assessment of Skeletal Maturity and Prediction of Adult Height (TW2 Method)", Academic Press.
BMI both all ages 3rd grade math class
BMI SDS both 6 - 19 yrs Must A, Dallal GE, Dietz WH. "Reference data for obesity: 85th and 95th percentiles of body mass index (wt/h2) and triceps skinfold thickness" Am J Clin Nutr 1991; 53: 839-46.
Wt for Ht both all ages 3rd grade math class
Wt for Ht SDS male 55 - 145 cm Dibley MJ, Goldsby JB, Staehling NW, Trowbridge FL. "Development of normalized curves for the international growth reference: historical and technical considerations" Am J Clin Nutr 1987; 46:736-48.
female 55 - 137 cm Dibley MJ, Goldsby JB, Staehling NW, Trowbridge FL. "Development of normalized curves for the international growth reference: historical and technical considerations" Am J Clin Nutr 1987; 46:736-48.
BSA both all ages DuBois D, DuBois EF. "A formula to estimate the approximate surface area if height and weight be known" Arch Int Med 1916; 17:863-71.
Predicted Ht both >5.8 yrs Greulich WW, Pyle SI. "Radiographic Atlas of Skeletal Development of the Hand and Wrist" Stanford University Press, 2nd Edition, 1959.
Predicted Ht SDS both >5.8 yrs (computed using "mean" as Ht for 18 yr old) Greulich WW, Pyle SI. "Radiographic Atlas of Skeletal Development of the Hand and Wrist" Stanford University Press, 2nd Edition, 1959.

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