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Implication of World Health Organization growth standards on estimation of malnutrition in young Chinese children: Two examples from rural western China and the Tibet region.

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Dang, S; Yan, H; Wang, D (2013) Implication of World Health Or- ganization growth standards on estimation of malnutrition in young Chinese children: Two examples from rural western China and the Tibet region. Journal of child health care . ISSN 1367-4935 Downloaded from: http://researchonline.lshtm.ac.uk/1229874/ Usage Guidelines Please refer to usage guidelines at http://researchonline.lshtm.ac.uk/policies.html or alterna- tively contact [email protected] Available under license: Creative Commons Attribution Non-commercial No Derivatives http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.5/ Implication of the WHO growth standards on estimation of malnutrition in young Chinese children: Two examples from rural western China and Tibet region 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 Shaonong Dang*, 1, Hong Yan*, Duolao Wang† * Department of Epidemiology and Health Statistics, Faculty of Public Health, College of Medicine, Xi’an Jiaotong University, China † Department of Medical Statistics, Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK 1Corresponding author: Shaonong Dang, Department of Epidemiology and Health Statistics, Faculty of Public Health, College of Medicine, Xi’an Jiaotong University, 710061 Xi’an, China; E-mail: [email protected]; Tel: 0086-29-82655104 ext 205; Fax: 0086-29-82655730 Keywords: Malnutrition; Growth reference; Chinese children; Tibetan children 1 Implication of WHO growth standards on estimation of malnutrition in young Chinese children: Two examples from rural western China and the Tibet region 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 Abstract The aim of this study was to d

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