Diet and nutritional status of rural preschool children in Punjab.

  title={Diet and nutritional status of rural preschool children in Punjab.},
  author={Avula Laxmaiah and Kodavanti Mallikharjuna Rao and Ginnela N V Brahmam and Sharad Kumar and Manachala Ravindranath and K Kashinath and Garispati Radhaiah and D. H. Rao and Kamasundaram Vijayaraghavan},
  journal={Indian pediatrics},
  volume={39 4},
OBJECTIVE To assess diet and nutritional profile of rural preschool children of Punjab. STUDY DESIGN Multistage random sampling method was adopted by following probability proportion to population size (PPS). SUBJECT Four hundred households (HH) were covered in each district of Punjab for socio-economic and demographic information. All the available individuals from these HHs were included for anthropometry and clinical examination. Every fourth household was covered for 24-hour recall… CONTINUE READING

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