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Birth weight changes in a major city under rapid socioeconomic transition in China

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Estimates of trends in birth weight may be useful in evaluating population health. We aimed to determine whether temporal changes in birth weight have occurred amongst 2.3 million neonates born in Guangzhou, China, during 2001–2015 and investigate the socioeconomic determinants of any changes. Trends in mean birth weight and annualized changes with the associated 95% confidence intervals (CIs) in the incidence of small for gestational age (SGA) and large for gestational age (LGA), defined as ...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1038/s41598-017-01068-w

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Guangzhou Science and Technology Bureau More from this funder
National Natural Science Foundation of China More from this funder
National Key Research and Development Project of China More from this funder
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Nature Publishing Group Publisher's website
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Scientific Reports Journal website
Volume:
7
Pages:
1031
Publication date:
2017-04-21
Acceptance date:
2017-03-27
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2045-2322
ISSN:
2045-2322
Pubs id:
pubs:722426
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uri:2bfd81dd-3172-48be-8c25-ca1191bae05a
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uuid:2bfd81dd-3172-48be-8c25-ca1191bae05a
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pubs:722426

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