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A Comparison of Anthropometric Classifications for Nutritional Status Determination: A Case Study in the Philippines

Citation

Popkin, Barry M. & Yamamoto, Monica E. (1985). A Comparison of Anthropometric Classifications for Nutritional Status Determination: A Case Study in the Philippines. Journal of Tropical Pediatrics, 31(6), 311-9.

Abstract

Increasingly, nutritionists have focused their attention on the use of anthropometric indicators for the planning and evaluation of community health programs. Included are low-cost indicators used within a population for prevention, cure, and evaluation. In the case of prevention, indicators assist in the

URL

https://doi.org/10.1093/tropej/31.6.311

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Journal of Tropical Pediatrics

Author(s)

Popkin, Barry M.
Yamamoto, Monica E.

Year Published

1985

Volume Number

31

Issue Number

6

Pages

311-9

Reference ID

13157