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Short Maternal Stature Increases Risk of Small-for-Gestational-Age and Preterm Births in Low-and Middle-Income Countries: Individual Participant Data Meta-Analysis and Population Attributable Fraction

Naoko Kozuki, Joanne Katz, Anne CC Lee, Joshua P Vogel, Mariangela F Silveira, Ayesha Sania, Gretchen A Stevens, Simon Cousens, Laura E Caulfield, Parul Christian, Lieven Huybregts, Dominique Roberfroid, Christentze Schmiegelow, Linda S Adair, Fernando C Barrosi, Melanie Cowan, Wafaie Fawzi, Patrick Kolsteren, Mario Merialdi, Aroonsri Mongkolchati Show all

The Journal of Nutrition | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2015


Awarded by Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Funding Acknowledgements

Funding was provided by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (810-2054) by a grant to the US Fund for UNICEF to support the activities of the Child Health Epidemiology Reference Group. Financial support for analysis was offered to investigators through a subcontract mechanism administered by the US Fund for UNICEF. The funding sources of the individual studies are as follows: Nepal (1999)-US Agency for International Development (USAID), UNICEF Country Office (Kathmandu, Nepal), and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation; Nepal (2003)-Wellcome Trust; Philippines (1983)-NIH, Nestle's Coordinating Center for Nutritional Research, Wyeth International, Ford Foundation, US National Academy of Science, WHO, Carolina Population Center, and USAID; Thailand (2001)-Thailand Research Fund, Health System Research Office, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand; Burkina Faso (2004)-Nutrition Third World, Belgian Ministry of Development; Burkina Faso (2006)-Flemish University Council, Nutrition Third World, Belgian Ministry of Development, and Nutriset; Tanzania (2001)-National Institute of Child Health and Human Development; Tanzania (2008)-European Union Framework 7; Brazil (1982)-International Development Research Center for Canada, WHO, and UK Overseas Development Administration; Brazil (1993)-UN Development Fund for Women; Brazil (2004)-Wellcome Trust, Peru (1995)-Office of Health and Nutrition (USAID).