TITLE

The fetal and infant origins of adult disease: The womb may be more important than the home

AUTHOR(S)
Barker, D.J.P.
PUB. DATE
November 1990
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/17/90, Vol. 301 Issue 6761, p1111
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines processes linking fetal and infant growth with cardiovascular disease. Risk of hypertension; Discordance between placental and birth weights; Effect of infant food in motor development of preterm babies.
ACCESSION #
4848779

 

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