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Anthropometry and Nutritional Status of Primary School Children in a Sub-urban Region in Tanzania

Arno Teblick 1 , * , Sofie De Deken 1 , Wies Vanderbruggen 1 , Marie Vermeersch 1 , Sofie Teblick 1 , Maarten Ruymaekers 1 , Jasmine Andries 1 , Robert Colebunders 2 and Bruno P Mmbando 3
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1 Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
2 Global Health Institute, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
3 National Institute for Medical Research, Tanga Research Centre, Tanga, Tanzania
Article information
  • International Journal of School Health: July 2017, 4 (3); e46079
  • Published Online: March 4, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 28, 2017
  • Revised: February 7, 2017
  • Accepted: February 9, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/intjsh.46079

To Cite: Teblick A, De Deken S, Vanderbruggen W, Vermeersch M, Teblick S, et al. Anthropometry and Nutritional Status of Primary School Children in a Sub-urban Region in Tanzania, Int J School Health. 2017 ; 4(3):e46079. doi: 10.5812/intjsh.46079.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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