Modelling height in adolescence: a comparison of methods for estimating the age at peak height velocity.
Ann Hum Biol 2017 Nov 7:1-8. Epub 2017 Nov 7.
a School of Social and Community Medicine , University of Bristol , Bristol , UK.
Background: Controlling for maturational status and timing is crucial in lifecourse epidemiology. One popular non-invasive measure of maturity is the age at peak height velocity (PHV). There are several ways to estimate age at PHV, but it is unclear which of these to use in practice. Read More