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Anthropometric measurements are often used to help with the nutritional status assessment of patients with neurological disorders. We have developed a range of resources to support you in this area of practice, from demonstration videos to step by step guidelines.

Anthropometric Measurements Guidelines

The anthropometric measurements shown here are to be used as a guide. The equations and measurements are best practice examples from Jodi Wolff, (Paediatric Dietitian - University Hospitals, Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, Ohio, USA). These may be used as a guide for practice in the UK.

Anthropmetric Measurements in children with cerebral palsy - Jodi Wolff