Parental IQ and cognitive development of malnourished Indonesian children

  title={Parental IQ and cognitive development of malnourished Indonesian children},
  author={Kirsten E Webb and Nicholas J. Horton and David L Katz},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Nutrition},
A cross-sectional study of children in West Kalimantan, Indonesia, was conducted to examine the relationship between malnutrition history, child IQ, school attendance, socioeconomic status, parental education and parental IQ. In unadjusted analyses, severely stunted children had significantly lower IQ scores than mild–moderately stunted children. This effect was significant when stunting, school attendance and parental education were included in multivariable models but was attenuated when… CONTINUE READING

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