S/No Sex Age Body weight (kg) Height (m) Body Mass Index Body Surface Area
Monsteller [10] (a) DuBois & DuBois[7] (b) Haycock et al. [8] (c) Gehan & George [11] (d) Boyd [14] (e) Wang et al. [12] (f) Takashira [15] (g) Fujimoto [15] (h) Mean (i)
1 M 70 78 1.9 21.61 2.05f 2.12 2.02 2.03 2.01 2.05a 2.07 1.99 2.04
2 F 21 72 1.85 21.04 1.92c 1.95f 1.92a 1.93i 1.91 1.95b 1.96 1.89 1.93d
3 F 37 51.3 1.58 20.55 1.50bcfi 1.50acfi 1.50abfi 1.51e 1.51d 1.50abci 1.52 1.46 1.50abcf
4 M 14 48.0 1.48 21.91 1.40i 1.39f 1.41g 1.42 1.43 1.39b 1.41c 1.36 1.40a
5 F 45 46.5 1.59 18.39* 1.43c 1.45f 1.43a 1.44ei 1.44di 1.45b 1.46 1.41 1.44de
6 M 14 44.8 1.55 18.65* 1.39i 1.40def 1.38 1.40bef 1.40bdf 1.40bde 1.41 1.36 1.39a
7 F 14 44.0 1.63 16.56* 1.44bf 1.44af 1.40ei 1.42i 1.40c 1.44ab 1.45 1.40ce 1.42d
8 M 15 35.5 1.46 16.65* 1.20ei 1.21df 1.19 1.21bf 1.20ai 1.21bd 1.22 1.12 1.20ae
9 M 12 31.4 1.46 14.73* 1.27 1.15f 1.12h 1.14 1.13 1.15b 1.16i 1.12c 1.16g
10 F 20 43.0 1.58 17.22 1.37e 1.40f 1.36 1.38i 1.37a 1.40b 1.41 1.35 1.38d
11 F 14 48.0 1.53 20.50 1.43bcfi 1.43acfi 1.43abfi 1.44eg 1.44dg 1.43abci 1.44de 1.39 1.43abcf
Mean - 25.09 49.31 1.60 18.89 1.49** 1.49** 1.47*** 1.47*** 1.48**** 1.49** 1.50 1.44 1.48****
SEM - 5.53 5.96 0.04 0.92 0.07 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.07 0.08 0.08 0.08 0.08
Score - - - - - 18 20 14 13 13 21 4 3 18
Keys: * = Underweight, - = Not applicable
Table 2: The Scoring of body surface area (BSA) formulas for calculation of doses of anticancer agents.