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Patterns of growth in childhood in relation to adult schooling attainment and intelligence quotient in 6 birth cohorts in low- and middle-income countries: Evidence from the Consortium of Health-Oriented Research in Transitioning Societies (COHORTS)

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Background Growth faltering has been associated with poor intellectual performance. The relative strengths of associations between growth in early and in later childhood remain underexplored.
Objectives We examined the association between growth in childhood and adult human capital in 5 low- and middle-income countries (LMICs).
Methods We analyzed data from 9503 participants in 6 prospective birth cohorts from 5 LMICs (Brazil, Guate... Expand abstract
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10.1093/jn/nxab096

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American Society for Nutrition
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Volume:
151
Issue:
8
Pages:
2342-2352
Publication date:
2021-05-12
Acceptance date:
2021-03-15
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1541-6100
ISSN:
0022-3166
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33982126
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1178311
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2021-06-28

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