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    • Antenatal events and postnatal growth and survival of children in a rural Guatemalan village 

      Mata Jiménez, Leonardo; Kronmal, Richard A.; Urrutia, Juan José; García, Bertha (Annals of human biology, 1976, VOL. 3, NO. 4, 303-315, 1976-07-03)
      The biological features of all pregnant women and newborn infants in a typical rural village of Guatemala have been studied from 1964 to the present; 458 pregnancies have been analysed. The mothers averaged 143'1 em in ...
    • Breast-feeding, weaning and the diarrhoeal syndrome in a Guatemalan Indian village 

      Mata Jiménez, Leonardo; Kronmal, Richard A.; García, Bertha; Butler, William; Urrutia, Juan José; Murillo González, Sandra (Ciba Foundation Symposium 42 (new series) published July 1976 by Elsevier/Excerpta Medica/North-Holland. pp.311-338., 1976)
      Prospective studies in Mayan Indian children living in their natural setting were carried out from 1964 through 1974; observations began at birth and extended at least throughout the first three years of life. Adequate ...
    • Effect of infection on food intake and the nutritional state: perspectives as viewed from the viIlage 

      Mata Jiménez, Leonardo; Kronmal, Richard A.; Urrutia, Juan José; García, Bertha (1977)
      Data from a prospective study of a Guatemalan village population revealed an exceedingly high force of infection which may affect nutrition and growth from gestation onward. Maternal morbidity was higher and fetal antigenic ...
    • Secretory antibody directed against rotavirus in human milk—measurement by means of enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay 

      Yolken, Robert H.; Wyatt, Richard G.; Mata Jiménez, Leonardo; Urrutia, Juan José; García, Bertha; Chanock, Robert M.; Kapikian, Albert Z. (The Journal of Peditrics: 93(6): 916-921. 1978, 1978-12)
      Human milk contains antibodies to a variety of enteropathic agents. We utilized the method of enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay to investigate anti-rotavirus secretory IgA in 113 human milk and colostral specimens from a ...