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Body Surface Area

Known as: Body Surface Areas, BSA, Area, Body Surface 
A measure of the 2-dimensional extent of the body surface (i.e., the skin). Body surface area (BSA) can be calculated by mathematical formula or from… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE The purpose of our study was to evaluate the effect of body weight, height, body surface area (BSA), body mass index… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
AIMS Recent advances in cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) include improved image quality with steady-state free precession… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The prescribed dose of anticancer agents is most commonly calculated using body surface area as the only independent variable… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Left ventricular (LV) diastolic dysfunction is prevalent in the community. Current assessment of diastolic function can be… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVES This study was designed to determine the most appropriate method to normalize left ventricular mass for body size… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine the accuracy of body surface area (BSA) calculations proposed in the literature and their… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To determine the growth rate of the human heart in relation to body surface area, normal data obtained by echocardiography and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Two-dimensional echocardiography is increasingly used to measure aortic root dimensions, which provide prognostic information in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Estimates of body surface area were made based on measurement of 81 subjects, ranging from premature infants to adults. SA was… Expand
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
A tubular member such as a cartridge which is filled with a material that, upon heating, changes its state from liquid to solid… Expand
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