Neuromuscular - Leg Cramps

Practice Guidance Toolkit

Nutrition Assessment


The nutrition assessment of an individual with leg cramps may include the following parameters using NCP terminology: 
Anthropometric Measurements
  • Height
  • Weight
  • Weight Change
  • BMI
Anthropometric Comparative Standards
NCP Terminology
Adult BMI
  • Weight and Growth Recommendation
    • Recommended body weight/BMI
      • Ideal/reference body weight (IBW)
      • Recommended BMI
Waist Circumference
As above 
Food/Nutrition-related History
  • Food and Nutrient Intake
    • Energy intake
      • Total energy intake
    • Food and beverage
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Last Updated: 2016-02-25