Z score

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Z score

a score expressed in standard deviation units from a given mean of age-matched controls.
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We compared longitudinal patterns of childhood urinary phthalate metabolite concentration at the 25th, 50th, and 90th percentiles of covariate-adjusted BMI z-scores, waist circumference, and body fat percentage at 8 y of age.
Table 2: Parent adjusted and body mass index (BMI) z-scores by time of follow-up and risk factor.
It is calculated using height for age (HAZ) z-scores and were classified as moderate z-score (-3 SD) to severe (<-3SD).
Table 4 shows the identification of anticipators of Z-scores of WfH, WfA and HfA of the children by using stepwise regression analysis.
For number z-scores there was not the sharp difference between total scores in the EQR and QL conditions found with location z-scores.
There was statistically significant differences in BMD z-scores of moderate to severe CP compared to mild CP (p<0.
Figure 4 conveys the normalized e-government z-scores for both jurisdictions and figure 5 portrays e-governance.
In addition, as the infants aged, the HC z-scores dropped even further, suggesting that most of these infants would not be able to show catch-up growth.
Pair-wise comparison between classifiers: In Table 4 the Z-scores representing a performance comparison of pair of algorithms were given in the intersecting cell of each row and column.
Weight and height were used to calculate body mass index (IMC) and height/age (HA) Z-scores, according to WHO, 2007.
The World Health Organization (WHO) growth standards were used for weight-for-age z-scores (WAZ), height-for-age z-scores (HAZ) and weight-for-height z-scores (WHZ).
In the state healthcare delivery sector, severe acute malnutrition has received national priority and hospitals that treat children are required to keep detailed monthly admission data that include anthropometric details according to the new World Health Organization z-scores.