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

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

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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 2014

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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