calc_creat {clinPK} | R Documentation |
Calculate an estimated serum creatinine. Function takes vectorized input as well.
calc_creat(sex = NULL, age = NULL, digits = 1)
sex |
sex, either 'male' or 'female' |
age |
age in years |
digits |
number of digits to round to |
Uses equations described in Ceriotti et al. Clin Chem. 2008, and Junge W et al. Clin Chim Acta. 2004. For age 15-18, a linear interpolation is used between equations for <15 and >18 years as described in Johanssen A et al. Ther Drug Monit 2011.
calc_creat(sex = "male", age = 40)
calc_creat(sex = "male", age = c(10, 17, 60))