The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 85, Issue 7, pp 567–568 | Cite as

Validity of Maternal-Reported Weight and Height of 2–5 Year Old Children

  • Rati Jani
  • Seema Mihrshahi
  • Subhadra Mandalika
  • Kimberley M. Mallan
Scientific Letter



We would like to acknowledge the contribution to this project by Prof. Lynne Daniels from School of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences, QUT, Australia.

Conflict of Interest


Role of Funding Source

The study was a part of R Jani’s doctoral project funded by QUT, Australia. Dr. KM Mallan occupied the Heinz Postdoctoral Research Fellowship.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rati Jani
    • 1
  • Seema Mihrshahi
    • 2
  • Subhadra Mandalika
    • 3
  • Kimberley M. Mallan
    • 4
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, Institute of Health & Biomedical Innovation Queensland University of Technology (QUT)BrisbaneAustralia
  2. 2.Department of Public Health, School of Population HealthThe University of QueenslandBrisbaneAustralia
  3. 3.Department of Food, Nutrition and Dietetics, College of Home Science, Nirmala NiketanAffiliated to University of MumbaiMumbaiIndia
  4. 4.Department of Nutrition and DieteticsInstitute of Health & Biomedical Innovation and School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, QUTBrisbaneAustralia
  5. 5.Institute of Health & Biomedical InnovationQueensland University of TechnologyBrisbaneAustralia

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