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Book Chapter
UWI Author(s)
Author, Analytic
Meeks-Gardner, Julie; Grantham-McGregor, Sally M.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Tropical Metabolism Research
Title, Analytic
Activity levels and maternal-child behavior in undernutrition: Studies in Jamaica
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Title, Monographic
Nutrition, health, and child development: Research advances and policy recommendations
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Place of Publication
Washington, DC
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Pan American Health Organization
Date of Publication
1998
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32-42
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Series Title
Scientific publication no. 566
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Abstract
Describes two studies conducted in Jamaica that address aspects of functional isolation hypothesis. Looked at activity levels in severly malnourished children and activity levels in stunted children. Secondly, assesses the behaviour of in these groups of children. Presents the findings and conclusions.