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The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 49, Issue 2, pp 167–172 | Cite as

Does grading of PEM according to the Harvard standard need a change

  • V. Reddy
  • K. Vijayraghavan
  • Saroj Mehta
  • N. D. DattaBanik
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Head Circumference American Child Indian Child Growth Standard Malnourished Child 
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© Dr. K C Chaudhuri Foundation 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Reddy
    • 1
  • K. Vijayraghavan
    • 1
  • Saroj Mehta
    • 2
  • N. D. DattaBanik
    • 3
  1. 1.National Institute of NutritionHyderabad
  2. 2.Department of PediatricsP.G.I.Chandigarh
  3. 3.Indian Council of Medical ResearchNew Delhi

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