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The objectives, design and implementation of the INTERGROWTH-21 st Project

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INTERGROWTH-21st is a multicentre, multiethnic, populationbased project, being conducted in eight geographical areas (Brazil, China, India, Italy, Kenya, Oman, UK and USA), with technical support from four global specialised units, to study growth, health and nutrition from early pregnancy to infancy. It aims to produce prescriptive growth standards, which conceptually extend the World Health Organization (WHO) Multicentre Growth Reference Study (MGRS) to cover fetal and newborn life. The new...

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10.1111/1471-0528.12047

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Altman, DG More by this author
Knight, HE More by this author
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Journal:
BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Volume:
120
Issue:
SUPPL. 2
Pages:
9-26
Publication date:
2013
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EISSN:
1471-0528
ISSN:
1470-0328
URN:
uuid:c151650e-4fe1-4e2f-9301-957e0cf28006
Source identifiers:
458097
Local pid:
pubs:458097

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