S/No Sex Age Body weight (kg) Height (m) Body Mass Index Doses of oral vincristine (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 2.87f 2.96 2.82 2.84 2.81 2.87a 2.89 2.78 2.85
2 F 21 72 1.85 21.04 2.68c 2.73f 2.68a 2.7i 2.67 2.73b 2.74 2.64 2.7d
3 F 37 51.3 1.58 20.55 2.1bcfi 2.1acfi 2.1abfi 2.11e 2.11d 2.1abci 2.12 2.04 2.1abcf
4 M 14 48.0 1.48 21.91 1.96i 1.94f 1.97g 1.98 2.0 1.94b 1.97c 1.90 1.96a
5 F 45 46.5 1.59 18.39* 2.0c 2.03f 2.0a 2.01ei 2.0di 2.03b 2.04 1.97 2.0de
6 M 14 44.8 1.55 18.65* 1.94i 1.96def 1.93 1.96bef 1.96bdf 1.96bde 1.97 1.90 1.94a
7 F 14 44.0 1.63 16.56* 2.01bf 2.01af 1.96ei 1.68i 1.96ci 2.01ab 2.03 1.96ce 1.98d
8 M 15 35.5 1.46 16.65* 1.68ei 1.69df 1.66 1.69bf 1.68ai 1.69bd 1.70 1.56 1.68ae
9 M 12 31.4 1.46 14.73* 1.77 1.61f 1.56h 1.59 1.58 1.61b 1.62i 1.56c 1.62g
10 F 20 43.0 1.58 17.22 1.91e 1.96f 1.90 1.93i 1.91a 1.96b 1.98 1.82 1.93d
11 F 14 48.0 1.53 20.50 2.06bcfi 2.0acfi 2.00abfi 2.01eg 2.01dg 2.00abci 2.01de 1.94 2.00abcf
Mean - 25.09 49.31 1.60 18.89 2.08** 2.08** 2.05*** 2.05*** 2.07**** 2.08** 2.10 2.01 2.07****
SEM - 5.53 5.96 0.04 0.92 0.09 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.09 0.11 0.11 0.11 0.11
Score - - - - - 18 20 14 13 13 21 4 3 18
Keys: * = Underweight, - = Not applicable
Table 5: Calculated oral doses of vincristine (1.4mg/m2) using various body surface area (BSA) formulas.