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close this bookThe Functional Significance of Low Body Mass Index (IDECG, 1992, 203 p.)
close this folderBody mass index: its relationship with food consumption and socioeconomic variables in Brazil
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View the document1. BMI of adults and food consumption: some methodological issues
View the document2. BMI and socio-economic level
View the document3. The effect of age and sex on adult BMIs
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View the document5. Trends of BMI in Brazil
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FAO/WHO/UNU (1985): Energy and protein requirements. Technical Report Series 724. Geneva: World Health Organization.