Journal of
Public Health and Epidemiology

  • Abbreviation: J. Public Health Epidemiol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2316
  • DOI: 10.5897/JPHE
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 459

Full Length Research Paper

Maternal dietary and nutritional characteristics as predictor of newborn birth weight in Jimma Town, Southwest Ethiopia, 2017

Hawi Goshu
  • Hawi Goshu
  • Nutrition Unit, Department of Population and Family Health, Institute of Health, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, Ethiopia.
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Melese Sinaga Teshome
  • Melese Sinaga Teshome
  • Nutrition Unit, Department of Population and Family Health, Institute of Health, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, Ethiopia.
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Kalkidan Hassen Abate
  • Kalkidan Hassen Abate
  • Nutrition Unit, Department of Population and Family Health, Institute of Health, Faculty of Public Health, Jimma University, Ethiopia.
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  •  Received: 28 September 2017
  •  Accepted: 26 February 2018
  •  Published: 31 May 2018

How to cite this article

APA /
Goshu, H., Teshome, M. S., & Abate, K. H. (2018). Maternal dietary and nutritional characteristics as predictor of newborn birth weight in Jimma Town, Southwest Ethiopia, 2017. Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology, 10(5), 155-164.
Chicago /
Hawi Goshu, Melese Sinaga Teshome and Kalkidan Hassen Abate  . "Maternal dietary and nutritional characteristics as predictor of newborn birth weight in Jimma Town, Southwest Ethiopia, 2017." Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology 10, no. 5 (2018): 155-164.
MLA /
Hawi Goshu, Melese Sinaga Teshome and Kalkidan Hassen Abate  . "Maternal dietary and nutritional characteristics as predictor of newborn birth weight in Jimma Town, Southwest Ethiopia, 2017." Journal of Public Health and Epidemiology 10.5 (2018): 155-164.