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Early Malnutrition on Cognition
   
This Figure comes from Janina R. Galler (editor).  Nutrition and Behavior.  1984. Plenum Press New York.  This book is out of print.


 

Fig. 4. A multifactorial model of the relationship between malnutrition and school performance.  All correlations were significant at the .01 level or better, except the correlation between current SES (social economic status) and classroom behaviors which was not significant.  (From Galler et al. (1984)

Galler, J. R., Ramsey, F., and Solimano, G., 1984, The influence of early malnutrition on subsequent behavioral development. III. Learning disabilities as a sequel to malnutrition, Fed. Research On press).