HIV and infant growth

Cara Frankenfeld, Douglas L Taren

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Abstract

The growth patterns of infants and children are the foundations of monitoring systems for determining the health and nutritional status of children. Understanding the various environmental and genetic determinants of growth provides a theoretical and practical basis for developing community-based prevention and treatment programs for undernutrition.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNutrition and AIDS, Second Edition
PublisherCRC Press
Pages209-227
Number of pages19
ISBN (Electronic)9781420042290
ISBN (Print)0849302722, 9780849302725
StatePublished - Jan 1 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Frankenfeld, C., & Taren, D. L. (2000). HIV and infant growth. In Nutrition and AIDS, Second Edition (pp. 209-227). CRC Press.