This application is designed to calculate the various height prediction methods currently used by doctors. The developer is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon. Parental height prediction methods are easy to use but there may be differences between generations, and the results may differ depending on each method. For more information on each method, please refer to the following reference.
1. Corrected Midparental Height Method
: Tanner JM, Whitehouse RH, Marshall WA, Carter BS 1975 Prediction of adult height from height, bone age, and occurrence of menarche, at ages 4 to 16 with allowance for midparent height. Arch Dis Child 50:14-26.
2. Standard Deviation Score Method
: Hermanussen M, Cole J 2003 The calculation of target height reconsidered. Horm Res 59:180-183
3. Final Parental Height Method
: Luo ZC, Albertsson-Wikland K, Karlberg J 1998 Target height as predicted by parental heights in a population-based study. Pediatr Res 44:563-571.