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Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of height-screening programmes during the primary school years: a systematic review.

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OBJECTIVE: To determine the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of height screening (of children aged 4 to 11) to identify height-related conditions. DESIGN: Systematic review and economic modelling. SETTING AND INTERVENTION: We included published and unpublished screening studies of any design, except case reports, conducted in any setting that measured children's height as part of a population-level assessment. Studies were identified by electronic database searches, contact with experts ...

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10.1136/adc.2006.109843

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Journal:
Archives of disease in childhood
Volume:
93
Issue:
4
Pages:
278-284
Publication date:
2008-04-01
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EISSN:
1468-2044
ISSN:
0003-9888
Source identifiers:
215635
Language:
English
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uuid:3bf2d740-c19d-4d1c-9d7d-1d85a11b8b65
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pubs:215635
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2012-12-19

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