Early Life Growth Predicts Pubertal Development in South African Adolescents123

@inproceedings{Lundeen2016EarlyLG,
  title={Early Life Growth Predicts Pubertal Development in South African Adolescents123},
  author={Elizabeth A Lundeen and Shane A Norris and Reynaldo Martorell and Parminder S Suchdev and Neil K Mehta and Linda Richter and Aryeh D Stein},
  year={2016}
}
Background: Given global trends toward earlier onset of puberty and the adverse psychosocial consequences of early puberty, it is important to understand the childhood predictors of pubertal timing and tempo. Objective:Weexamined the association betweenearly growth and the timing and tempoof puberty in adolescents in SouthAfrica. Methods: We analyzed… CONTINUE READING