Chinese Journal of Child Health Care ›› 2023, Vol. 31 ›› Issue (4): 349-352.DOI: 10.11852/zgetbjzz2023-0083

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Early identification and early intervention of infants and toddlers with faltering growth

MAO Meng   

  1. Department of Child Healthcare, West China Second University Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan 610041, China
  • Received:2023-01-27 Revised:2023-02-06 Online:2023-04-10 Published:2023-04-18



  1. 四川大学华西第二医院儿童保健科,四川 成都 610041
  • 作者简介:毛萌(1956-),女,教授,主任医师,博士生导师,主要研究方向为儿童消化与营养的基础与临床、早期发育与疾病。

Abstract: Faltering growth in infants and toddlers is a common problem in clinical practice, and it can lead to a variety of short- and long-term health outcomes. Early life is a critical window for faltering growth identification and intervention, so a comprehensive understanding of how to identify and intervene faltering growth at early stage is of critical importance for achieving early appropriate catch-up growth and improving the lifetime health of infants and children.

Key words: infants and toddlers, faltering growth, recognition, intervention

摘要: 婴幼儿生长迟缓是临床工作中经常遇到的问题,生长迟缓可导致近期及远期多种不良健康结局。生命早期是发现生长迟缓并及时干预的关键窗口期。早期识别和干预生长迟缓,实现适宜的追赶生长,对改善生长迟缓婴幼儿一生健康意义重大。

关键词: 婴幼儿, 生长迟缓, 识别, 干预

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