pct_height_for_age {clinPK}R Documentation

Percentile height for age for children

Description

Based on tables from WHO: http://www.who.int/childgrowth/standards/height_for_age/en/

Usage

pct_height_for_age(age = NULL, height = NULL, sex = NULL, ...)

Arguments

age

age in years

height

height in kg. Optional, if specified, will calculate closest percentile and return in list as 'percentile'

sex

either 'male' or 'female'

...

parameters passed to 'read_who_table()'

Examples

pct_height_for_age(age = 5, sex = "female")
pct_height_for_age(age = 5, height = 112, sex = "female")

[Package clinPK version 0.9.0 Index]