Collection, collation and analysis of data in relation to reference heights and reference weights for female and male children and adolescents (0-18 years) in the EU, as well as in relation to the age of onset of puberty and the age at which different stages of puberty are reached in adolescents in the EU

growth references, harmonisation, European Union, height, body weight, body mass index, Tanner stages, puberty
First published in EFSA Supporting Publications
12 mars 2012
Approved
5 mars 2012
Type
External Scientific Report

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Contact
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doi
10.2903/sp.efsa.2012.EN-255
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