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7. References

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Garza C and de Onis M. Rationale for developing a new international growth reference. Food and Nutrition Bulletin 2004;25Suppl1:S5-14.

Grummer-Strawn LM, Reinold C, Krebs NF; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Use of the World Health Organization and CDC growth charts for children aged 0-59 months in the United States. Recommendations and Reports. MMWR Recommendations and Reports 2010; 59(RR-9);1-15. http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/rr5909a1.htm

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Kuczmarski RJ, Ogden CL, Grummer-Strawn LM, et al. CDC growth charts: United States. Advance data from vital and health statistics; no. 314. Hyattsville, Maryland: National Center for Health Statistics. 2000.

Lusky A. Body mass index in 17 year old Israeli males of different ethnic background. International Journal of Obesity 2000;24:8892.

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Ogden CL, Flegal KM, Carroll MD, Johnson CL. Prevalence and trends in overweight among US children and adolescents, 1999-2000. JAMA 2002;288(14):1728-32.

Ogden CL, National Center for Heatlh Statistics, (2012). Prevalence rates of nutritional indicators by age group and gender in US children and teens, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2007-2010. Unpublished data.

WHO Expert Committee. Physical Status: The use and interpretation of anthropometry. World Health Organization. 1995.

 

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