United States birth weight reference corrected for implausible gestational age estimates.

@article{Talge2014UnitedSB,
  title={United States birth weight reference corrected for implausible gestational age estimates.},
  author={Nicole M Talge and Lanay M. Mudd and Alla Sikorskii and Olga Basso},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2014},
  volume={133 5},
  pages={844-53}
}
OBJECTIVES To provide an updated US birth weight for gestational age reference corrected for likely errors in last menstrual period (LMP)-based gestational age dating, as well as means and SDs, to enable calculation of continuous and categorical measures of birth weight for gestational age. METHODS From the 2009-2010 US live birth files, we abstracted singleton births between 22 and 44 weeks of gestation with at least 1 nonmissing estimate of gestational age (ie, LMP or obstetric/clinical… CONTINUE READING
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