Prevalence of underweight, stunting and wasting among children in urban slums of Delhi

Bhadoria, Ajeet Singh; Sareen, Neha; Kapil, Umesh
July 2013
International Journal of Nutrition, Pharmacology, Neurological D;Jul2013, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p323
Academic Journal
A letter to the editor about the prevalence of underweight, stunting and wasting among children in Delhi, India which was documented by the National Family Health Survey (NFHS) is presented.


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