Oct 01, · The Khamis-Roche method predicts adult stature in the absence of skeletal age with only a slight deterioration in accuracy and reliability. The applicability of the Khamis-Roche method is limited to white American children without pathologic conditions that alter the potential for growth in stature, but it should be useful for white children who are unusual in stature or in Cited by: Predicting a child's adult height Many different methods have been developed to predict a child's adult height, some more accurate than others. Regardless how accurate the method, height prediction is not an exact science, and it is possible that a child's height can deviate significantly from what is predicted.
Sep 01, · Division of Pediatric Radiology C. S. Mott Children's Hospital University of Michigan Medical Center Ann Arbor, MI Wainer H, Thissen D: Predicting Adult Stature for Individuals. Monographs in Paediatrics, New York, S Karger, , vol 3. Download PDF. Cite This. Citation. POZNANSKI AK. Assessment of Skeletal Maturity and Prediction of Cited by: 1. However, ACE scores had poor accuracy in predicting an individual’s risk of later health problems (any mental health problem: area under the receiver operating characteristic curve, [95% CI, ]; any physical health problem: area under the receiver operating characteristic curve, [95% CI, ]; chance prediction: area.
Nov 01, · OBJECTIVE: Recombinant human growth hormone (GH) is approved for treatment of children with idiopathic short stature, and endocrinologists often depend on algorithms to predict adult height. Because algorithm performance often is included in treatment decisions, we sought to evaluate agreement among height prediction formulas. METHODS: We identified 3 commonly used algorithms for height Cited by: Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by bottomed.xyz by: 7.