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Referencial values for the physical growth of school children and adolescents in Campinas, Brazil
Aims: To compare the values of weight, height and IMC with the regional curve (Cariri); to compare with the international references of the CDC-2000; and to construct references that will measure physical growth from ...
Waist circumferences of chilean students: Comparison of the CDC-2012 standard and proposed percentile curves
The measurement of waist circumference (WC) is considered to be an important means to control overweight and obesity in children and adolescents. The objectives of the study were to (a) compare the WC measurements of Chilean ...