reference data obtained by air-displacement plethysmography
Data on body composition in infancy may improve the understanding of the relation between variability in fetal and infant growth and disease risk through the life course. Although new assessment techniques have recently become available, body composition is rarely described in infants from low-income settings.
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 2013, Vol 98, Issue 4, p. 885-894
Adult; Aging; Body Composition; Body Height; Body Mass Index; Body Weight; Child Development; Cohort Studies; Ethiopia; Female; Humans; Infant; Infant, Newborn; Male; Plethysmography; Prospective Studies; Reference Values; Sex Factors; Surveys and Questionnaires; Urban Population; Young Adult; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't