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Study Report

Study Number: QG-075-001-1-1-United States-NCHS-1988

Subject Area: Medical and Health

Bibliographic Citation: Health and nutrition examination survey III, 1988-1994  [machine-readable data file] / U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. National Center for Health Statistics.  [principal investigator(s)] / Rockville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics  [distributor].

Date Accessioned: 3/26/2009

Number of Files Received: 0

Comments: Data and documentation is also available from the NCHS web site: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/about/major/nhanes/nh3data.htm.

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Documentation for all five data files is available on the CD-ROM.

Abstract: The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) is a periodic survey conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). NHANES III (1988-94) is the seventh in a series of these surveys based on a complex multistage sample design. It is designed to provide national estimates of health and nutritional status of the civilian noninstitutionalized population of the United States aged 2 months and older.

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