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:: Volume 1, Issue 2 (Summer 1999) ::
J Gorgan Univ Med Sci 1999, 1(2): 5-10 Back to browse issues page
Physical growth in under five years old children in villages around Gorgan
Vaghari GhR (MSc) *
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This study has been carried out on the 491 local children whom have been selected on random sampling in 20 villages around Gorgan. The size of the height and weight of NCHS standard has been used for comparison. The results of this study shows that the height and weight of all the children in any age group is below NCHS standard. It take more time to reach to acceptable height than reaching to a standard growth and weight. Children in any age experience delay in height monotonously but it has been recorded than in initial years of life, children experience shorter delay in growth and weight but by increasing the age, the delay in the former indices increased as well. In the whole, the rate of the malnutrition will be worsen after the breast feeding period is stopped.
Keywords: Weight, Height, Children, Sex, Malnutrition
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Type of Study: Original Articles | Subject: General
* Corresponding Author Address: Department of Health, Gorgan University of Medical Sciences


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Volume 1, Issue 2 (Summer 1999) Back to browse issues page
مجله دانشگاه علوم پزشکی گرگان Journal of Gorgan University of Medical Sciences
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