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Published by U. S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, National Center for Health Statistics, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Hyattsville, Md, Washington .
Written in English

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Places:

  • United States,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Children -- United States -- Growth.,
  • Children -- Growth -- Charts, diagrams, etc.,
  • Children -- Anthropometry -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement[Peter V. V. Hamill .. [et al.]].
SeriesVital and health statistics : Series 11, Data from the National Health Survey ; no. 165, DHEW publication ; PHS 78-1650, Vital and health statistics., no. 165., DHEW publication ;, no. (PHS) 78-1650.
ContributionsHamill, Peter V. V., 1926-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA407.3 .A347 no. 165, RJ131 .A347 no. 165
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 74 p. :
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4542081M
ISBN 10084060100X
LC Control Number77008931
OCLC/WorldCa3017148

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1. Vital Health Stat Nov;():i-iv, NCHS growth curves for children birth years. United States. Hamill PV, Drizd TA, Johnson CL, Reed RB, Roche by: The cutoff points used were obtained from the three growth curves: WHO/, NCHS/, and CDC/ Results. Regarding the criterion weight/age by the NCHS curve, 18% of the children were classified as having normal weight, and 82% had excess weight; by the CDC curve, 28% had normal and 72% had excess weight; by the WHO curve, % had Cited by: 5. Analysis Growth curves representing the 10th, 50th, and 90th percentiles were estimated using a smoothing splines technique. Statistical bootstrapping was performed to confirm significant differences from the growth charts of the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS).Cited by: This web site presents the WHO Child Growth Standards. These standards were developed using data collected in the WHO Multicentre Growth Reference Study. The site presents documentation on how the physical growth curves and motor milestone windows of achievement were developed as well as application tools to support implementation of the standards.

ABSTRACT. OBJECTIVE: The study aimed to compare the prevalence of overweight and obesity according to three growth curves, created by theWorld Health Organization (WHO/), by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS/), and by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC/) in children with cardiovascular risk factors. METHODS: Data from children Cited by: 5. The reference for ages 0 to 23 months is based on a group of children in the Ohio Fels Research Institute Longitudinal Study which was conducted from to The height curves for this part of the reference are based on recumbent length measurements. use for identifying overweight and obese children. WHO child growth standards ( months) In April the World Health Organization released new standards for assessing the growth and development of children from birth to five years of age (11,12). The new standards were developed to replace the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cannot attest to the accuracy of a non-federal website. Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website.