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- Flores-Ayala, Rafael, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- Journal of nutrition 2009 v.139 no.9 pp. 1751-1757
- malnutrition; cluster analysis; behavior change; wasting syndrome; infant nutrition; quantitative analysis; humans; behavior modification; anthropometric measurements; physical activity; body weight; movement disorders; growth retardation; vitamin deficiencies; iron deficiency anemia; infants; nutritional status; hemoglobin; socioeconomic status; Mexico
- ... Severe malnutrition, both protein-energy and micronutrient deficiency, results in decreased activity, but the results regarding mild-to-moderate malnutrition are equivocal. Our objective in this investigation was to describe the activity and exploratory behavior of Mexican infants and describe the relationship among nutritional status, activity, and exploration in this population at high risk for ...