Infant Rearing Practices in South India: A Longitudinal Study


BACKGROUND Rearing practices are a major determinant of nutritional and health status of infants. Therefore these practices need to be better understood. OBJECTIVES To find out infant rearing practices in the study area. MATERIALS AND METHODS A longitudinal study was conducted on a birth cohort of 194 infants. Information on rearing practices and… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/2249-4863.109942


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@inproceedings{Joseph2013InfantRP, title={Infant Rearing Practices in South India: A Longitudinal Study}, author={Nitin Joseph and Binesh Unnikrishnan and Vijaya A. Naik and N S Mahantshetti and M. D. Mallapur and Shashidhar M. Kotian and Maria Nelliyanil}, booktitle={Journal of family medicine and primary care}, year={2013} }