Human Growth Curve Estimation through a Combination of Longitudinal and Cross-sectional Data

  • Debasis Sengupta Sedigheh Mirzaei S.
  • Published 2012
Parametric models have been quite popular for studying human growth, particularly in relation to biological parameters such as peak size velocity and age at pe ak size velocity. Longitudinal data are generally considered to be vi tal for fittinga parametric model to individual-specific data, and f or studying the distribution of these biological parameters… CONTINUE READING