Association between age at menarche and early-life nutritional status in rural Bangladesh

Alinda M. Bosch*, Frans J. Willekens, Abdullah H. Baqui, Jeroen K. S. Van Ginneken, Inge Hutter

*Bijbehorende auteur voor dit werk

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    Age at menarche is associated with anthropometry in adolescence. Recently, there has been growing support for the hypothesis that timing of menarche may be set early in life but modified by changes in body size and composition in childhood. To evaluate this, a cohort of 255 girls aged

    Originele taal-2English
    Pagina's (van-tot)223-237
    Aantal pagina's15
    TijdschriftJournal of Biosocial Science
    Volume40
    Nummer van het tijdschrift2
    DOI's
    StatusPublished - mrt-2008

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