MUAC


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MUAC

Mid-upper arm circumference. See Triceps skin fold.
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The Pretoria study indicated a worsening of patients' degree of stunting, underweight and wasting but an improvement in TSF and MUAC after 3 months.
The mean weight, BMI, MUAC, waist and hip circumferences and WHR at baseline and 24 weeks after the initiation of HAART are set out in Table II.
Anthropometric Measurements: Measurements for Weight, Heights, and Arm span and/or MUAC were used for determining the Body Mass Index (BMI).
Weight and height were transformed to BMI values by BMI calculator while MUAC values transformed to nutritional status using Epi-info [14].
Assessment of severe malnutrition among hospitalized children in rural Kenya: comparison of weight for height and MUAC.
Measurement of weight, height and MUAC and record of food intake in household were done monthly in all sites including the control group at Muyunzwe.
In addition, anthropometric measurements using BMI, MUAC and armspan were Used to assess the nutritional status of the respondents.
Tenders are invited for Supply of Haemoglobin meter, BP Apparatus, Weighing Machine(Adult), Baby Weighing Scale, Digital Thermometer, Digital Watch, Standiometer, Stethoscope, and MUAC Tape for city Health society.
The mean (SD) weight, height, and MUAC measures of children were 10.
According to the MUAC assessment carried out by IMC in Pochalla, among the 684