S/No Sex Age Body weight (kg) Height (m) Body Mass Index Doses of oral daunorubicin (mg/m2)
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 61.5f 63.6 60.3 60.9 60.3 61.5a 62.1 59.7 61.2
2 F 21 72 1.85 21.04 57.6c 48.5f 57.6a 57.9i 57.3 58.5b 58.8 56.7 57.9d
3 F 37 51.3 1.58 20.55 45bcfi 45acfi 45abfi 45.3e 45.3d 45abci 45.6 43.8 45abcf
4 M 14 48.0 1.48 21.91 42i 41.7f 42.3g 42.6 42.9 41.7b 42.3c 40.8 42a
5 F 45 46.5 1.59 18.39* 42.9c 43.5f 42.9a 43.2ei 43.2di 43.5b 43.8 42.3 43.2de
6 M 14 44.8 1.55 18.65* 41.7i 42def 41.4 42bef 42bdf 42bde 42.3 40.8 41.7a
7 F 14 44.0 1.63 16.56* 43.2bf 43.2af 42ei 42.6i 42ci 43.2ab 43.5 42ce 42.6d
8 M 15 35.5 1.46 16.65* 36ei 36.3df 35.7 36.3bf 36ai 36.3bd 36.6 33.6 36ae
9 M 12 31.4 1.46 14.73* 38.1 34.5f 33.6h 34.2 33.9 34.5b 34.8i 33.6c 34.8g
10 F 20 43.0 1.58 17.22 41.1e 42f 40.8 41.4i 41.1a 42b 42.3 40.5 41.4d
11 F 14 48.0 1.53 20.50 42.9bcfi 42.9acfi 42.9abfi 43.2eg 43.2dg 42.9abci 43.2de 41.7 42.9abcf
Mean - 25.09 49.31 1.60 18.89 44.7** 44.7** 44.1*** 44.1*** 44.4**** 44.7** 45.0 43.2 44.4****
SEM - 5.53 5.96 0.04 0.92 2.1 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.1 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.4
Score - - - - - 18 20 14 13 13 21 4 3 18
Keys: * = Underweight, - = Not applicable
Table 4: Calculated intravenous doses of daunorubicin (30mg/m2) using various body surface area (BSA) formulas.