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WHO child growth standards :

Additional authors: World Health Organization. -- Nutrition for Health and Development. Published by : World Health Organization, Department of Nutrition for Health and Development, (Geneva, Swtizerland :) Physical details: xix, 242 p. : ill. ; 30 cm. ISBN: 9789241547635; 9241547634. Subject(s): Child development. | Children -- Growth. | Anthropometry -- methods. | Body Weights and Measures -- statistics & numerical data. | Body Weights and Measures -- standards. | Child. | Child Development. | Growth -- Child. | Reference Standards. Year: 2009
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"The WHO Child Growth Standards were constructed by the Coordinating Team in the Department of Nutrition for Health and Development of the World Health Organization."--P. iv.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-238).

1. Introduction -- 2. Methodology -- 3. Construction of the weight velocity standards -- 4. Construction of the length velocity standards -- 5. Construction of the head circumference velocity standards -- 6. Computation of centiles and z-scores for velocities based on weight, length and head circumference -- 7. Discussion -- 8. Bibliography -- Appendix B Model specifications of the WHO child growth velocity standards -- Appendix C Results from analyses related to regression to the mean.

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