Growth at puberty.

@article{Rogol2002GrowthAP,
  title={Growth at puberty.},
  author={A. Rogol and J. Roemmich and P. Clark},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={31 6 Suppl},
  pages={
          192-200
        }
}
  • A. Rogol, J. Roemmich, P. Clark
  • Published 2002
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine
Somatic growth and maturation are influenced by a number of factors that act independently or in concert to modify an individual's genetic potential. The secular trend in height and adolescent development is further evidence for the significant influence of environmental factors on an individual's genetic potential for linear growth. Nutrition, including energy and specific nutrient intake, is a major determinant of growth. Paramount to normal growth is the general health and well-being of an… Expand
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