The Gerontocalc


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The Gerontocalc is an Ipad and Iphone tool that you can find on the Appstore for free. It is oriented mainly to evaluation of metabolism. I Just added the G8 tool also called Oncodage in France which is a tool for assessing whether an elderly patient can receive a full dose of chemotheray during cancer care or if he should be assessed by a geriatrician before to determine the most suitable dosage.

  • Calculation of height using the Heel to Knee distance.
  • Calculation of the BMI and Body Surface
  • Calculation of the Nutritional Risk Index
  • G8 Inquiry
  • Calculation of Nutritional Needs (Harris & Benedict)

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