Does anyone have experience with the use of iDeal body weight instead of actual body weight in obese patients? Is there a reasonable formula to obtain iDeal body weight?

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Caroline, Doctor/MD from Amsterdam asked
Does anyone have experience with the use of iDeal body weight instead of actual body weight in obese patients? Is there a reasonable formula to obtain iDeal body weight?

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Dr Fadh Malaysia October 15, 2019

In the place we practise, we use the patient current weight (actual weight) to determine the volume need. Sorry cannot share any experience for that. 

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