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Implausible Birth Weight for Gestational Age

Birth weight for gestational age as a health indicator Birth weight and mortality measures at the local area level

Weight-for-age malnutrition in Indonesian children, 1992–1999


Do Gestational Age and Weight for Gestational Age Predict Concordance in Parental Perceptions of Infant Temperament?

The Missing Data Problem in Birth Weight Percentiles and Thresholds for “Small-for-Gestational-Age”

Blood Pressure in Relation to Birth Weight in Twins and Singleton Controls Matched for Gestational Age

Effect of Consanguinity on Birth Weight for Gestational Age in a Developing Country

Differences in Birth Weight for Gestational Age Distributions According to the Measures Used to Assign Gestational Age

Evaluating the Relationship Between Birth Weight for Gestational Age and Adult Blood Pressure Using Participants From a Cohort of Same-Sex Siblings, Discordant on Birth Weight Percentile

Interactions between Smoking and Weight in Pregnancies Complicated by Preeclampsia and Small-for-Gestational-Age Birth

Insulin sensitizing drugs for weight loss in women of reproductive age who are overweight or obese: systematic review and meta-analysis

Should we adjust for gestational age when analysing birth weights? The use of z -scores revisited

Phenotypic, genetic and environmental parameters for traits related to femur bone integrity and body weight at 42 days of age in a broiler population

Prevalence and Risk Factors for Iron-Deficiency Anemia in Very-Low-Birth-Weight Preterm Infants at 1 Year of Corrected Age

Exploring Weathering: Effects of Lifelong Economic Environment and Maternal Age on Low Birth Weight, Small for Gestational Age, and Preterm Birth in African-American and White Women

Neonatal Outcomes After Antenatal Influenza Immunization During the 2009 H1N1 Influenza Pandemic: Impact on Preterm Birth, Birth Weight, and Small for Gestational Age Birth


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An index of the adequacy of the child's nutrition to support growth. Standard weight for age is the 50th centile of the weight for age curves of well fed children. See also anthropometry; NCHS standards.

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