J Adolesc 2021 Feb 19;88:58-66. Epub 2021 Feb 19.
Centre for Global Child Health, Hospital for Sick Children, Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning (PGCRL), 686 Bay Street, 11th Floor, Suite 11.9805, Toronto, ON, M5G 0A4, Canada; Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto, 1 King's Circle College, Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1A8, Canada; Centre of Excellence in Women and Child Health, Aga Khan University, Stadium Road, PO Box 3500, Karachi, 74800, Pakistan; Dalla Lana School of Public Health University of Toronto, 155 College Street, 6th Floor, Toronto, ON, M5T 3M7, Canada. Electronic address:
Introduction: Sexual development in females and males are routinely measured according to the Tanner Stages. Sparse data exist on the timing of pubertal milestones in Pakistan. To fill this gap, the age of attainment of pubertal milestones and their relationship with nutritional status was explored among children and adolescents living in the rural district of Matiari, Pakistan. Read More