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- Learning objectives
- Introduction to nutritional indices
- Nutritional indices
- Reference standards
- Percentage of the median
- Z-score
- Z-score (or Standard Deviation, SD)
- Test
- Implications of using the new WHO standards
- Implications of using the WHO standards
- Resource implications in using WHO standards
- Determining SD or Z-scores for an individual
- Determining SD or Z-scores for an individual using tables
- Determining SD or Z-scores for an individual using software
- Cut-off points to classify nutritional status in children
- Cut-off points to classify nutritional status at population level
- Cut-off points to classify nutritional status in children: an example
- Summary
- Key resources