Influence of perinatal factors on the onset of puberty in boys and girls - Implications for interpretation of link with risk of long term diseases
1999 (English)In: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF EPIDEMIOLOGY, Vol. 150, no 7, 747-755 p.Article in journal (Other scientific) Published
The authors examined the hypothesis that perinatal factors influence the onset of puberty. Children born as singletons in Uppsala, Sweden, in 1973-1977 were followed for height development before and during their school years (through 16 years of age). In
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JOHNS HOPKINS UNIV SCHOOL HYGIENE PUB HEALTH , 1999. Vol. 150, no 7, 747-755 p.
confounding factors (epidemiology); gestational age; growth; menarche; perinatal care; puberty; risk factors; BREAST-CANCER; BIRTH-WEIGHT; GROWTH; MODEL; REGISTRY; HEIGHT
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-26938OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-26938DiVA: diva2:54832
Addresses: Persson I, Karolinska Inst, Dept Med Epidemiol, POB 281, S-17177 Stockholm, Sweden. Karolinska Inst, Dept Med Epidemiol, S-17177 Stockholm, Sweden. Univ Childrens Hosp, Dept Pediat, S-75185 Uppsala, Sweden. Uppsala Univ, Dept Math, S-75106 Upps2008-10-172008-10-172011-01-14