The book provides an overview of physical growth during the first 1000 days - form conception to the age of two years, and factors that influence that trajectory. The book discussed growth challenges than can occur, form compromised birth such as preterm, term small-for-gestational-age and large for gestational age to growth deviations such as stunting and wasting, overweight and obesity in infancy and toddlerhood. Healthcare professionals will come away with an understanding f growth assessment, the role of early nutrition in growth and the appropriate interventions to support healthy growth.
|Place of Publication||Queensland|
|Publisher||John Wiley & Sons, Ltd|
|Publication status||Published - 2017|
|Name||Essential Knowledge Briefings|