Summary: Children between 6 and 12 years form a group at risk for nutritional lag. It has been seen that their growth and nutritional status can be satisfactorily assessed by measuring the mid-thigh circumference, using a fibreglass measuring tape.
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Statistics, Probability and Uncertainty
- Applied Mathematics
- Infectious Diseases
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health