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Should local references or global standards be used to assess gestational weight gain?

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TC is a grantee from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the Brazilian National Research Council (CNPq) and the Brazilian Ministry of Health (grant number 445710/2020-9). JAH holds a Canada Research Chair in Perinatal Population Health. The funders did not play any role in the writing of this letter.

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Carrilho, T.R.B., Kac, G. & Hutcheon, J.A. Should local references or global standards be used to assess gestational weight gain?. Eur J Clin Nutr (2022).

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