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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)
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View the documentIntroduction
Open this folder and view contentsEnergy requirements in normal infants and children
Open this folder and view contentsLow energy intakes and growth velocities of breast-fed infants: Are there functional consequences?
Open this folder and view contentsMethods to assess physical activity and the energy expended for it by infants and children
Open this folder and view contentsEstimation and validation of energy expenditure obtained by the minute-by-minute measurement of heart-rate
Open this folder and view contentsAssessment and significance of body composition in infants and children
Open this folder and view contentsTotal energy expenditure of free-living infants and children obtained by the doubly-labelled water method
Open this folder and view contentsReference data for total energy expenditure in early infancy
Open this folder and view contentsBasal metabolism of infants
Open this folder and view contentsEnergy cost of various physical activities in healthy children
Open this folder and view contentsThe energy requirements of growth and catch-up growth
Open this folder and view contentsEnergy cost of communicable diseases in infancy and childhood
Open this folder and view contentsEnergy-sparing mechanisms: reductions in body mass, BMR and activity: their relative importance and priority in undernourished infants and children
Open this folder and view contentsThe desirable upper limits of energy intake in childhood: Short- and long-term consequences
Open this folder and view contentsLong-term developmental implications of motor maturation and physical activity in infancy in a nutritionally at risk population
Open this folder and view contentsTemperament, activity and behavioral development of infants and children
Open this folder and view contentsThe cultural regulation of infant and child activities
Open this folder and view contentsShort- and long-term effects of low or restricted energy intakes on the activity of infants and children
Open this folder and view contentsThe relationship between undernutrition, activity levels and development in young children
View the documentIndicators for the extent to which energy requirements are being met in infants and children
View the documentImplications of new knowledge for recommendations of energy intakes
View the documentImplications of new knowledge for the prevention and treatment of PEM in infants and children
View the documentImplications of new knowledge for the prevention and treatment of obesity in infants and children
View the documentNeeds and priorities for research and action from the physiological point of view
View the documentNeeds and priorities for research and action from the behavioral point of view
View the documentNeeds and priorities for research and action from the point of view of policy
View the documentList of participants

List of participants

BUTTE, Nancy F.

Children's Nutrition Research Center at Baylor College of Medicine, 1110 Bates Street, Houston, TX 77030, U.S.A.

CHOTO, R.G.

Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Zimbabwe, P.O. Box A178, Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe.

DAVIES, Peter S.W.

Dunn Nutritional Laboratory, Milton Road, Cambridge, CB4 1XJ, U.K.

DEWEY, Kathryn

Department of Nutrition, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, U.S.A.

DIETZ, William H.

Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, New England Medical Center, 750 Washington Street, Box 213 Boston, MA 02111, U.S.A.

DURNIN, J.V.G.A.

Institute of Physiology, The University, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland, U.K.

FERRO-LUZZI, Anna

Instituto Nazionale della Nutrizione, Via Ardeatina 546, 00179 Rome, Italy.

FORBES, Gilbert B.

University of Rochester Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, 601 Elmwood Ave., Box 777, Rochester, NY 14642, U.S.A.

JACKSON, Alan

Department of Human Nutrition, University of Southampton, Bassett Crescent East, Southampton, S09 3TU, U.K.

JAMES, W.P.T.

The Rowett Research Institute, Greenburn Road, Bucksburn, Aberdeen, AB2 9SB, Scotland, U.K.

LUCAS, Alan

Dunn Nutritional Laboratory, Milton Road, Cambridge, CB4 1XJ, U.K.

McGREGOR, Sally

Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies.

NDOLAMB, Ngokwey

UNICEF, P.B. 2289, Cotonou, Benin.

POLLITT, Ernesto

Department of Applied Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davies, CA 95616, U.S.A.

PRENTICE, Andrew M.

Dunn Clinical Nutrition Centre, 100 Tennis Court Road, Cambridge, CB2 1QL, U.K.

SCH√úRCH, Beat

Nestle Foundation, P.O. Box 581, 1001 Lausanne, Switzerland.

SCRIMSHAW, Nevin S.

UNU International Food and Nutrition Program, Harvard Center for Population Studies, 9 Bow Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, U.S.A.

SHETTY, Prakash

Department of Physiology, St. John's Medical College, Bangalore 560 034, India.

SOLOMONS, Noel W.

CESSIAM, Hospital de Ojos y Oidos, «Dr. Rodolfo Robles V», Diagonal 21 y 19 Calle, Zona 11, Guatemala City, Guatemala.

SPURR, Gerald B.

Department of Physiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Road, Milwaukee, WI 53226, U.S.A.

SUPER, Charles M.

Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Pennsylvania State University, 110 Henderson Bldg. South, University Park, PA 16802, U.S.A.

TORUN, Benjamin

Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition Program, INCAP, Carretera Roosevelt, Zona 11, Apartado 1188, Guatemala City, Guatemala.

VALYASEVl, Aree

Institute of Nutrition, Mahidol University at Salaya, Nakorn Chaisri, Nakorn Pathom, 73170, Thailand.

WACHS, Theodore D.

Department of Psychological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, U.S.A.

WALKER, S.

Tropical Metabolism Research Unit, University of the West Indies, Mona, Kingston 7, Jamaica, West Indies.

WATERLOW, John C.

15 Hillgate Street, London W8 7SP, U.K.

WEISELL, Robert C.

Food Policy and Nutrition Division, FAO, Via delle Terme di Caracalla, 00100 Rome, Italy.

YOUNG, Vernon R.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, E18 613,77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 01239, U.S.A.

The I/D/E/C/G meeting in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and these proceedings were funded by the United Nations University and the Nestle Foundation.

This publication is available free of charge from the Secretariat of I/D/E/C/G c/o Nestlé Foundation P.O. Box 581 1001 Lausanne Switzerland

Printed in Switzerland
ISBN 2-88296-001-8
© I/D/E/C/G 1990