Factors Affecting Malnutrition and Failure to Thrive in Children Under 2 Years of Age in Shahroud, Iran, in 2015

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To Cite : Delvarianzadeh M, Khosravi F, Gharibi H, Taghavi N. Factors Affecting Malnutrition and Failure to Thrive in Children Under 2 Years of Age in Shahroud, Iran, in 2015, Health Scope. 2017 ;6(3):e14176. doi: 10.5812/jhealthscope.14176.
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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