Mia Pradinuk

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RATIONALE Accurate weight measurements are essential for both growth monitoring and drug dose calculations in children. Weight can be accurately measured using calibrated scales in resource-rich settings; however, reliable scales are often not available in resource-poor regions or emergency situations. Current age and/or length/height-based(More)
QUESTION What advice should I give parents of overweight children about physical activity? How can we encourage these children to become more physically active? ANSWER The Canadian Paediatrics Society 2002 position statement on healthy living for children and youth, which is currently being revised, recommends that physicians advise children and(More)
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