|Undernutrition and Behavioral Development in Children, Proceedings of an IDECG workshop, December 1993, University of California, USA, Supplement of The Journal of Nutrition (International Dietary Energy Consultative Group - IDECG, 1993, 78 pages)|
On behalf of the UN ACC-Subcommittee on Nutrition, the International Dietary Energy Consultative Group (I/D/E/C/G) has been established for the study of dietary energy intake in relation to the health and welfare of individuals and societies by the United Nations University. Its specific objectives are:
1. The compilation and interpretation of research data on functional and other consequences of deficiency, change or excess of dietary energy.
2. The identification of related research needs and priorities, and the promotion of needed research.
3. The publication of scientific and policy statements and other information on the significance of chronic deficiencies and excesses of dietary energy.
4. The identification and promotion of appropriated and practical means of corrective action.
I/D/E/C/G Steering Committee:
- Dr. N.S. Scrimshaw, UNU, Chairman
- Dr. J.G.A.J. Hautvast, IUNS
- Dr. B. Schürch, Executive Secretary
THE JOURNAL OF NUTRITION OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF
SUPPLEMENT THE AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF NUTRITION
August 1995 VOLUME 125 Number 8S
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN UNDERNUTRITION AND BEHAVIORAL DEVELOPMENT IN CHILDREN
A Report of the International Dietary Energy Consultative Group (IDECG) Workshop on Malnutrition and Behavior
This workshop was supported by IDECG, the Nestlé Foundation, Kraft Foods, and the International Union for Nutrition Science.
This supplement to The Journal of Nutrition includes papers prepared for the International Dietary Energy Consultative Group (IDECG) Task Force workshop on malnutrition and behavior at the University of California, Davis, California, December 6-10, 1993. This supplement is the responsibility of the guest editors, to whom the Editor of The journal of Nutrition has delegated supervision of both technical conformity to the published regulations of The Journal of Nutrition and general oversight of the scientific merit of each article. Each article in this section was subject to strict peer review before publication, as are all articles published in The Journal of Nutrition.
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The Relationship Between Undernutrition and Behavioral
Development in Children
(J. Nutr. 125: 2211S-2284S, 1995). Copyright © 1995 by the American Institute of Nutrition. Copies of this supplement publication may be obtained from the American Institute of Nutrition, 9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20814-3990 for $10.00 per copy prepaid.
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