compute_bmi {admiral}R Documentation

Compute Body Mass Index (BMI)

Description

Computes BMI from height and weight

Usage

compute_bmi(height, weight)

Arguments

height

HEIGHT value

It is expected that HEIGHT is in cm.

Permitted Values: numeric vector

weight

WEIGHT value

It is expected that WEIGHT is in kg.

Permitted Values: numeric vector

Details

Usually this computation function can not be used with ⁠%>%⁠.

Value

The BMI (Body Mass Index Area) in kg/m^2.

Author(s)

Pavan Kumar

See Also

BDS-Findings Functions that returns a vector: compute_bsa(), compute_framingham(), compute_map(), compute_qtc(), compute_qual_imputation_dec(), compute_qual_imputation(), compute_rr()

Examples

compute_bmi(height = 170, weight = 75)

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