What is BMI-for-age z?

The World Health Organization growth standards were used to calculate BMI-for-age Z-scores. BMI Z-score cut-points of 1.0, > 2.0, > 3.0 are recommended to define wasted, at risk of overweight, overweight and obese. However, rounded percentiles of the 3rd, 85th, 97th, and 99.9th are commonly used.Nov 28, 2017

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