Harmonizing national growth references for multi-centre surveys, drug monitoring and international postmarketing surveillance

@inproceedings{Hermanussen2012HarmonizingNG,
  title={Harmonizing national growth references for multi-centre surveys, drug monitoring and international postmarketing surveillance},
  author={Michael Hermanussen and Christian A\ssmann and Heike Woehling and Markus Zabransky},
  booktitle={Acta paediatrica},
  year={2012}
}
AIM National European growth references differ. We aimed to convert (harmonize) currently used charts into a single unified interchangeable LMS format for each European nation. METHODS Nine currently used national European growth references from Belgium (2009), France (1979), Poland (2001), Sweden (2002), Switzerland (1989), the UK (1990), Italy (2006) and Germany (1979 and 1997) were harmonized and compared with the international WHO child growth standards and WHO growth reference data for 5… CONTINUE READING
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