Cara L Eckhardt

Summary

Affiliation: International Food Policy Research Institute

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Growth patterns of Filipino children indicate potential compensatory growth
    Cara L Eckhardt
    International Food Policy Research Institute Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 32:3-14. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The association between diet and height in the postinfancy period changes with age and socioeconomic status in Filipino youths
    Cara L Eckhardt
    Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    J Nutr 135:2192-8. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Estimating body fat from anthropometry and isotopic dilution: a four-country comparison
    Cara L Eckhardt
    Department of Nutrition and Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516 2524, USA
    Obes Res 11:1553-62. 2003

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Growth patterns of Filipino children indicate potential compensatory growth
    Cara L Eckhardt
    International Food Policy Research Institute Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 32:3-14. 2005
    ..The extent to which compensatory growth can occur after 2 years of age among children who were stunted in infancy has been questioned due, in part, to limitations in the data used to explore the issue...
  2. ncbi request reprint The association between diet and height in the postinfancy period changes with age and socioeconomic status in Filipino youths
    Cara L Eckhardt
    Food Consumption and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA
    J Nutr 135:2192-8. 2005
    ..15). The methods used incorporate the longitudinal nature of the data to offer a unique examination of the association between diet and height in the postinfancy period...
  3. ncbi request reprint Estimating body fat from anthropometry and isotopic dilution: a four-country comparison
    Cara L Eckhardt
    Department of Nutrition and Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27516 2524, USA
    Obes Res 11:1553-62. 2003
    ..BMI is widely recommended as an indicator of overweight. However, whether BMI adequately estimates BF and has the same meaning in different ethnic groups and youths has been questioned...