calc_creat_neo {clinPK}R Documentation

Estimate serum creatinine in neonates

Description

Calculate an estimated serum creatinine. Function takes vectorized input as well.

Usage

calc_creat_neo(pma = NULL, digits = 1)

Arguments

pma

post-natal age in weeks

digits

number of digits to round to

Details

Uses equations described in Germovsek E et al. (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27270281) based on data from Cuzzolin et al. (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16773403) and Rudd et al. (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/6838252)

Examples

calc_creat_neo(pma = 36)
convert_creat_unit(calc_creat_neo(pma = 36))

[Package clinPK version 0.9.0 Index]