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close this bookActivity, Energy Expenditure and Energy Requirements of Infants and Children (International Dietary Energy Consultative Group - IDECG, 1989, 412 pages)
close this folderThe energy requirements of growth and catch-up growth
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We are grateful to those colleagues who have allowed us to quote from work that has not yet been published. The investigations described in this paper have been made possible by support from: Cystic Fibrosis Research Trust, The Hedley Foundation, Nestle Nutrition Research Grant Programme, The Rank Prize Funds, The Rank Foundation, The Wellcome Trust and The Wessex Medical School Trust.