The development of MUAC-for-age reference data recommended by a WHO Expert Committee
Tags: CHILDREN -- Growth
- Looking Back. Tate, Ken // Good Old Days;Dec2007, Vol. 44 Issue 12, p6
The article discusses the author's experience as a child growing up in his grandmother's land in the Ozark Mountains of southern Missouri.
- Ready or not? Foltz-Gray, Dorothy; Turyn, Anne // Parenting;Aug97, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p96
Presents information on the growth and development of your children and tips on helping them to progress. At what age should solid foods be introduced; Recommended age for drinking from a cup; Playing unsupervised; Advice from various pediatricians.
- Rocket growth chart. Johnson, Sarah Tobaben // Workbasket;Apr/May94, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p95
Presents instructions on how to make a child's rocket growth chart. Types of material needed; Designs; Measurements.
- Monitoring children's growth. Hall, D.M.B. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);9/2/95, Vol. 311 Issue 7005, p583
Reports on the development of new charts in Great Britain to monitor the growth of children. Comparison with existing growth monitoring charts; Increase in the average height of British children; Procedures for using the charts; Use of the charts in primary care settings.
- Growing well? // Pediatrics for Parents;1994, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p2
Presents questions for the evaluation of a child's growth. Stamina; Growth of less than two inches per year; Early sexual development; Signs of puberty.
- Growing children. // Pediatrics for Parents;1996, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p11
Focuses on an article in the Summer 1996 edition of the `Nutrition and Your Child' periodical which states that children today are bigger than their counterparts 20 years ago.
- The real significance of the first steps. Meyerhoff, Michael K. // Pediatrics for Parents;1997, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p8
Focuses on the psychological aspects of the first steps of babies. Views about the unnecessary concerns of parents; Effect of the first steps of babies on their self-esteem; Reasons why parental role may be neglected during an infant's physical development.
- Growing growth curves. // Pediatrics for Parents;1997, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p12
Reports on an article which appeared in the October 15, 1996 issue of `Family Practice News' periodical on the ineffectiveness of growth charts on estimating a baby's length and weight. Usefulness in monitoring a baby's physical growth.
- Bloopy's buddies. Dobbins, Grant // Humpty Dumpty's Magazine;Oct/Nov98, Vol. 46 Issue 7, p35
Focuses on how children grow. Why children don't grow up the same way; How to help the body grow.