Human Growth: Assessment and Interpretation

Human Growth: Assessment and Interpretation

by Alex F. Roche, Shumei S. Sun
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

ISBN-10: 0521782457

ISBN-13: 9780521782456

Pub. Date: 05/01/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This complete reference to the field for researchers and professionals includes methods to measure size and maturity; the judgement and interpretation of recorded data; evaluations of influences on growth and the significance of abnormal growth. It is an essential source of information for pediatricians, human biologists, health workers, nutritionists, epidemiologists

Overview

This complete reference to the field for researchers and professionals includes methods to measure size and maturity; the judgement and interpretation of recorded data; evaluations of influences on growth and the significance of abnormal growth. It is an essential source of information for pediatricians, human biologists, health workers, nutritionists, epidemiologists and others responsible for the health and welfare of children.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521782456
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/01/2003
Pages:
324
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Abbreviations; 1. Measurement and assessment; 2. Patterns of change in size and body composition; 3. Determinants of growth; 4. Secular changes in growth and maturity; 5. The significance of child growth; References.

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >