Height, weight, body mass index and pubertal development references for children of Moroccan origin in The Netherlands.

@article{Fredriks2004HeightWB,
  title={Height, weight, body mass index and pubertal development references for children of Moroccan origin in The Netherlands.},
  author={A. Miranda Fredriks and Stef van Buuren and Sara E. R. Jeurissen and Friedo Wilhelm Dekker and S. Pauline Verloove-Vanhorick and Jan Maarten Wit},
  journal={Acta paediatrica},
  year={2004},
  volume={93 6},
  pages={817-24}
}
AIM To provide growth and sexual maturation reference data for Moroccan children living in The Netherlands and to compare them with the reference data of children of Dutch origin. METHODS Cross-sectional growth and demographic data were collected from 2880 children of Moroccan origin and 14,500 children of Dutch origin living in The Netherlands in the age range 0-20 y. Growth references for length, height, weight, weight-for-height, body mass index (BMI) and head circumference were… CONTINUE READING

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