TITLE

The relation of small head circumference and thinness at birth to death from cardiovascular disease in adult life

AUTHOR(S)
Barker, D.J.P.; Osmond, C.; Simmonds, S.J.; Wield, G.A.
PUB. DATE
February 1993
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);2/13/93, Vol. 306 Issue 6875, p422
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the relations of fetal growth to death from cardiovascular disease in adult life. Decrease in the mortality ratios for cardiovascular disease; Link between fetal growth and duration of gestation; Genesis of the reduction in fetal growth.
ACCESSION #
4935239

 

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