Body Surface Area - Du Bois


In physiology and medicine, the body surface area (BSA) is the measured or calculated surface area of a human body.

Various calculations have been published to arrive at the BSA without direct measurement.The most widely used is the Du Bois formula shown here.

Related formulas


BSAbody surface area(m^2) (dimensionless)
Wweight(kg) (dimensionless)
Hheight(cm) (dimensionless)