TITLE

Failure to think about failure to thrive

AUTHOR(S)
Spencer, N. J.
PUB. DATE
February 2007
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Feb2007, Vol. 92 Issue 2, p95
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the problem with the definition of the medical term "failure to thrive" (FTT). He asserts that the existing definition of FTT or weight faltering has limitations. He states that there are various arguments over the term's definition. He contends that FTT is not a diagnosis and has no universally accepted definition.
ACCESSION #
24168277

 

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