References - Growth Other References

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  2. Luo ZC, Low LC, Karlberg J. Fetal size to final height in Hong Kong Chinese children. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 2000 Mar;13(3):269-79. OBJECTIVES: It has been known that size at birth is important for postnatal growth and final height...

  3. Tam SY, Karlberg JP, Kwan EY, Tsang AM, Sheng HP, He Q, Low LC. Body mass index is different in normal Chinese and Caucasian infants. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 1999 Jul-Aug;12(4):507-17. Body mass index (BMI) is one of the anthropometric measurements for assessing nutritional status, body composition...

  4. Cheung YB. The impact of water supplies and sanitation on growth in Chinese children. J R Soc Health 1999 Jun;119(2):89-91. In many developing countries, improvement in water supplies has not been supplemented by improvement...

  5. Lee S, Lee AM, Leung T. Cross-cultural validity of the Eating Disorder Inventory: a study of Chinese patients with eating disorders in Hong Kong. Int J Eat Disord 1998 Mar;23(2):177-88. OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the cross-cultural validity of the Chinese version of the Eating Disorder Inventory...

  6. Chen ZY, Kwan KY, Tong KK, Ratnayake WM, Li HQ, Leung SS. Breast milk fatty acid composition: a comparative study between Hong Kong and Chongqing Chinese. Lipids 1997 Oct;32(10):1061-7. The fatty acids of milk samples obtained from 51 Hong Kong Chinese and 33 Chongqing Chinese...

  7. Xu Y, Liang S, Liu D. [Comparison of stature growth curves in children and adolescents]. [Article in Chinese]. Zhonghua Yu Fang Yi Xue Za Zhi 1997 Jul;31(4):212-4. Growth charts of height in Chinese children and adolescents (excluding Taiwan and Hong Kong) in the 1980s and...

  8. Lin WS, Shao LX. The status of physical growth in Chinese children. Coll Antropol 1997 Jun;21(1):101-8. This paper reports the physical growth status of about a half million Chinese children covering 28 nationalities in 1985...

  9. Shen T, Habicht JP, Chang Y. Effect of economic reforms on child growth in urban and rural areas of China. N Engl J Med 1996 Aug 8;335(6):400-6. BACKGROUND: Beginning in 1978, China implemented economic reforms to transform the economy to...

  10. Leung SS, Lau JT, Xu YY, Tse LY, Huen KF, Wong GW, Law WY, Yeung VT, Yeung WK, Leung NK. Secular changes in standing height, sitting height and sexual maturation of Chinese--the Hong Kong Growth Study, 1993. Ann Hum Biol 1996 Jul-Aug;23(4):297-306. In 1993 a territory-wide cross-sectional growth survey on 25,000 Chinese children from birth to 18...

  11. Wong GW, Leung SS, Law WY, Yeung VT, Lau JT, Yeung WK. Secular trend in the sexual maturation of southern Chinese boys. Acta Paediatr 1996 May;85(5):620-1. A random sample of 3872 southern Chinese boys ranging from 7 to 21 years of age were selected from...

  12. Cheng JC, Leung SS, Lau J. Anthropometric measurements and body proportions among Chinese children. Clin Orthop 1996 Feb;(323):22-30. There are significant racial differences in body proportions. Such data are not readily available for Chinese children...

  13. Lam B, Karlberg J, Low LC, Yeung CY. Incomplete catch-up growth in low birthweight Chinese infants in Hong Kong. J Paediatr Child Health 1995 Oct;31(5):428-34. OBJECTIVE: To describe the early catch-up growth in length in Chinese low birthweight (< 2500 g) infants...

  14. Lin WS, Chen AC, Su JZ, Xiao JW, Ye GS. Secular change in the growth and development of Han children in China. Ann Hum Biol 1992 May-Jun;19(3):249-65. This paper reports the secular change in physical growth and development of Han children in 12 Chinese...

  15. Chan E, Ti TY, Lee HS. Population pharmacokinetics of phenytoin in Singapore Chinese. Eur J Clin Pharmacol 1990;39(2):177-81. The pharmacokinetics of phenytoin was studied in 66 epileptic Chinese children and adults. The data were analysed...

  16. Ng WK, Ha MH, Davies DP, Lao T, Pang CP, Swaminathan R. Early post-natal growth of large-for-dates babies of non-diabetic mothers is influenced by maternal glucose metabolism. Early Hum Dev 1989 Sep;20(1):37-44. Growth of weight, length, head circumference and skinfold thickness (subscapular and triceps) from birth...

  17. Fok TF, Lam TK, Lee N, Chow CB, Au Yeung HC, Leung NK, Davies DP. A prospective study on the intrauterine growth of Hong Kong Chinese babies. Biol Neonate 1987;51(6):312-23. A prospective study on the birth weight, crown-heel length and head circumference of 8,445 singleton Chinese newborn...