Prevalence of undernutrition among pre-school children of Chapra, Nadia District, West Bengal, India, measured by composite index of anthropometric failure (CIAF).

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Since independence, one of the greatest problems facing India is malnutrition among under five year old children. However, there exists scanty information of the prevalence of undernutrition among preschool children in India and West Bengal. The present cross-sectional study investigates the prevalence of undernutrition among children 3.0-5.9 years old in a… (More)

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@article{Biswas2009PrevalenceOU, title={Prevalence of undernutrition among pre-school children of Chapra, Nadia District, West Bengal, India, measured by composite index of anthropometric failure (CIAF).}, author={Sadaruddin Biswas and K. Subhash Chandra Bose and Ashish K. Mukhopadhyay and Mithu Bhadra}, journal={Anthropologischer Anzeiger; Bericht uber die biologisch-anthropologische Literatur}, year={2009}, volume={67 3}, pages={269-79} }