Feeding the term infant

Jatinder J Bhatia, Colleen Bucher, Chantrapa Bunyapen

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Abstract

Growth, particularly in weight, length, and additional anthropometric measurements, remains a measure of adequacy of nutritional regimens for the growing infant and child. Infant feeding decisions have an impact on lifelong medical illnesses, growth, and developmental abilities well beyond infancy. This section will review normal growth and requirements in healthy term infants.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationHandbook of Nutrition and Food
PublisherCRC Press
Pages219-239
Number of pages21
ISBN (Electronic)9781420038392
ISBN (Print)0849327059, 9780849327056
StatePublished - Jan 1 2001

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Bhatia, J. J., Bucher, C., & Bunyapen, C. (2001). Feeding the term infant. In Handbook of Nutrition and Food (pp. 219-239). CRC Press.