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Relative Values of Longitudinal, Cross-Sectional and Mixed Data Collection in Community Studies

  • Derrick B. Jelliffe
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 49)

Abstract

A multidisciplinary approach to anthropometric methods of nutritional assessment is obviously indicated, and this is endorsed by the backgrounds of those attending the present conference.

Keywords

Nutritional Assessment Public Health Worker Anthropometric Indicator Longitudinal Information Longitudinal Data Collection 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • Derrick B. Jelliffe
    • 1
  1. 1.The School of Public HealthUniversity of California at Los AngelesUSA

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