The overall aims of the studies presented in this thesis are:
- to examine which specific periods and patterns of body growth and kidney growth in fetal life and early infancy are associated with kidney function in childhood;
- to identify early life exposures related to kidney volume and function in childhood.

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Promotor V.W.V. Jaddoe (Vincent) , E.A.P. Steegers (Eric)
Publisher Erasmus University Rotterdam
ISBN 978-94-92801-12-8
Persistent URL
Bakker, H. (2017, November 29). Fetal and Infant Origins of Childhood Kidney Function : The Generation R Study. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from