Swedish population-based longitudinal reference values from birth to 18 years of age for height, weight and head circumference.

@article{Wikland2002SwedishPL,
  title={Swedish population-based longitudinal reference values from birth to 18 years of age for height, weight and head circumference.},
  author={Kerstin Albertsson Wikland and Z. C. Luo and Aimon Niklasson and Johan P. E. Karlberg},
  journal={Acta paediatrica},
  year={2002},
  volume={91 7},
  pages={739-54}
}
UNLABELLED This study aimed to update growth reference values for height, weight and head circumference in order to reflect the changes in body size in the Swedish population during the past two decades. The data came from a large longitudinal growth study on 3650 full-term healthy Swedish children who were born between 1973 and 1975. All of these 1801 girls and 1849 boys had longitudinal data for height and weight from birth to final height. Comparison with previous Swedish growth reference… CONTINUE READING