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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 folderLong-term developmental implications of motor maturation and physical activity in infancy in a nutritionally at risk population
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