Title: Growth references for Brazilian children and adolescents: healthy growth in Cariri study
Authors: Silva, Simonete ×
Maia, José
Claessens, Albrecht
Beunen, Gaston
Pan, Huiqi #
Issue Date: Jan-2012
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Series Title: Annals of Human Biology vol:39 issue:1 pages:11-8
Abstract: To construct reference values for height, body mass and BMI of children and adolescents from the Cariri region, Brazil; to compare the growth of Cariri children with those from CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) and with references from other Brazilian regions; to verify the associations between socioeconomic status and height, body mass and BMI in children and youth from both sexes.
ISSN: 0301-4460
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Physical Activity, Sports & Health Research Group
Exercise Physiology Research Group
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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