Similarity of the CDC and WHO weight-for-length growth charts in predicting risk of obesity at age 5 years.


The World Health Organization (WHO) 2006 weight-for-length (WFL) or BMI growth charts are now recommended as the new standard for children under 24 months. The objective of this study was to examine associations of ever being overweight during 1-24 months, based on the older Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and WHO cutpoints, with risk of… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/oby.2011.350


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