New UK-WHO Growth Charts
Monday, 15 June 2009 21:25

 

 The new UK-WHO Growth Charts for children from birth to 4 years of age are now available. The charts have been developed as a project undertaken within the Science and Research Department led by Professor Charlotte Wright from the University of Glasgow and funded by the Department of Health.
The charts are available in an A4 format and has 6 separate charts for insertion into the Personal Child Health Record (PCHR). There is also a new specialist Low Birthweight A4 chart for births from 23 weeks gestation.

Further information along with charts to download and comprehensive guidance in use can be found at The Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health website.