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National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey I, 1971-1975: Anthropometry, Goniometry, Skeletal Age, Bone Density, and Cortical Thickness (ICPSR 8058)

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The file contains demographics, height, weight, and a series of skinfold measurements on 23,808 cases, X-rays of hand and wrist for 7,078 cases, and goniometry data for 1,892 cases.

Series: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) and Followup Series

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U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, National Center for Health Statistics. NATIONAL HEALTH AND NUTRITION EXAMINATION SURVEY I, 1971-1975: ANTHROPOMETRY, GONIOMETRY, SKELETAL AGE, BONE DENSITY AND CORTICAL THICKNESS. ICPSR08058-v2. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [producer and distributor], 1984.

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