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World-renowned thought leaders in pediatric growth assessment and nutritional intervention present their research findings, insights, and expert opinions on: growth assessment and monitoring, growth faltering across the globe and risk assessment, musculoskeletal development and growth, molecular regulation of the growth plate, and malnutrition and dietary intervention.
Can biomarkers of malnutrition effectively identify patients who will benefit from nutrition support? Renowned experts discuss strengths and limitations of nutrition screening and assessment tools in clinical practice, as well as the future of clinical malnutrition biomarkers based on emerging research.
Marion Aw, MD, Department of Paediatrics, Khoo Teck Puat – National University Children’s Medical Institute,National University Health System, Singapore
Dr Aw reviews strategies for measuring pediatric growth and assessing nutritional status with the A, B, C’s of assessment: Anthrop...
Julian Lui, PhD, Section on Growth and Development, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development(NICHD), Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Dr Lui reviews key regulatory mechanisms of longitudinal bone growth at the growth plate, and the impact of nutrition on growth ra...