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Anthropometric Data and Reference Values
Clinical Growth Charts, National Center for Health Statistics, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Charts for infants, birth to 36 months, and 2 to 20 years old.
National Academy of Medicine. Health arm of the National Academy of Science. Independent, nonprofit organization that provides advice to the government and private sector. Reports include Dietary Reference Intakes (DRIs), tables of the dietary reference intakes for elements, electrolytes, vitamins, minerals, and macronutrients. These provide the foundation for US and Canadian food guidelines. Access full text DRI reports from the National Academy of Medicine Website. Formerly, the Institute of Medicine (IOM).
International Commission of Radiological Protection, Task Group on Reference Man. Report of the Task Group on Reference Man: a report: 1975, 480 p. Classic work. Entire book or articles from the book available for purchase.
World Health Organization (WHO) Child Growth Standards links to growth charts and documentation on their development and use.