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Infant Failure to Thrive Incidence

Facts about failure to thrive:

  • The incidence of failure to thrive is unknown.

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Last Updated: Apr 22, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Infant Failure to Thrive References
  1. Chatoor I, Surles J, Ganiban J, Beker L, Paez LM, Kerzner B. Failure to thrive and cognitive development in toddlers with infantile anorexia. Pediatrics. 2004 May;113(5):e440-7. [1512198]
  2. Rudolf MC, Logan S. What is the long term outcome for children who fail to thrive? A systematic review. Arch Dis Child. 2005 Sep;90(9):925-31. [15890695]
  3. Stewart KB, Meyer L. Parent-child interactions and everyday routines in young children with failure to thrive. Am J Occup Ther. 2004 May-Jun;58(3):342-6. [15202633]
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