Anthropometric Tape Measure RSS
Learn to measure mid upper arm circumference with the MUAC tape in infants from 6 - 59 months (26cm), children from 10 - 18 years (45cm) and adults and pregnant women (56cm).<br />It is based on UNICEF guidelines and marked with colors to easily identify the nutritional status of the patient
What is an Anthropometric Tape Measure? An anthropometric tape measure is a tape measure intended for body measurement, with blank space before the zero (6-8cm ideally), a thin, flexible steel blade, and 2m in length. Popular models are the Lufkin W606PM, AnthroFlex, and Cescorf.