Promoting optimal monitoring of child growth in Canada: using the new WHO growth charts.

  • Donna J Secker
  • Published 2010 in
    Canadian journal of dietetic practice and…

Abstract

Growth monitoring and promotion of optimal growth are essential components of primary health care for infants and children. Serial measurements of weight, height/ length for all children, and head circumference for infants and toddlers, compared with the growth of a large sample population of children depicted on a selected growth chart It also allows early… (More)

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