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BACKGROUND Although tribal people constitute a sizable proportion of India's population, there is little information on their anthropometric and nutrition status. OBJECTIVE The present study was undertaken to study the anthropometric characteristics of adult Santal males. It also attempted to evaluate their nutritional status based on body-mass index(More)
In the developing countries, such as India, the assessment of nutritional status of pregnant women assumes prime importance. The present investigation tries to document the changes in mid-upper arm circumference (MUAC), biceps skin fold (BSF) and triceps skin fold (TSF) to observe whether such measurements can assess the nutritional status of pregnant(More)
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