Dairy products and physical stature: a systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled trials.

Abstract

The positive relationship between per capita availability of dairy products and average height found in historical studies (for instance in nineteenth century Bavaria, Prussia and France; Baten, 2009) does not necessarily indicate a causal relationship. Historical studies usually apply non-experimental methods that may produce substantial bias. Modern… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ehb.2011.08.003

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@article{Beer2012DairyPA, title={Dairy products and physical stature: a systematic review and meta-analysis of controlled trials.}, author={Hans de Beer}, journal={Economics and human biology}, year={2012}, volume={10 3}, pages={299-309} }