Birth weight was measured just after birth and infant head circumference and placental weight were measured within 24 hours of birth.
What does HC stand for?
HC stands for Head Circumference
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- Haverford College
- Hazard Category
- Hazard Control (NIOSH)
- Hazardous Cargo
- Hazardous Code
- Hazardous Constituent
- Head Cashier
- Head Chainman (surveyors)
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As members of the expert working party appointed by the Royal College of Paediatrics, the company also develops all the growth charts for children in the UK for height, weight, head circumference and BMI.
The risk of shoulder dystocia doubled with every unit deviation from the mean for the ratio of femur length to head circumference and the ratio of head circumference to abdominal circumference, Dr.
Benefits of Algal DHA During Pregnancy: Research presented by Susan Carlson, PhD, at the Department of Dietetics and Nutrition at the University of Kansas Medical Center indicated that prenatal algal DHA supplementation (600 mg of DHA from 14 weeks gestation until delivery) increased DHA blood levels in both the mother and newborn, as well as infant birth weight, length and head circumference.
Weight, length, and head circumference n birth were collected from maternity records.
Macroencephaly, defined as a head circumference greater than the 97th percentile, is a common physical characteristic of children with autism spectrum disorders, said Dr.