Download a BMI Calculator for use on your own Palm OS handheld
- Quick and easy to use
- Accepts English or metric system input
- Includes BMI classification table for adults
- Provides information about BMI from the Clinical
Guidelines on the Identification, Evaluation and Treatment of Overweight and
Obesity in Adults: Evidence Report and the Practical Guide to the
Identification, Evaluation, and Treatment of Overweight and Obesity in
Instructions for downloading:
- Click here
to begin the download. When prompted, select the folder that you would like to
save the file to on your computer and then click "Save."
Instructions for installing the BMI calculator on your
Palm OS device:
- Open the folder where you saved the downloaded file
- Double click on the file. It will decompress to five
files: Launch0.prc, Sf-se_oei_bmi_calc_v10.pdb, Sft-se_main_t.pdb,
- Use the Install software that came with your Palm OS
device to install the four Palm files (not the Readme.txt file) onto the
- After installing the files, tap on the "BMI
Calc" icon on the Palm OS device screen to start the calculator.
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