• Heni Hastuti Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Sebelas Maret
  • Zahra Dzakiyatin Nisa Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Sebelas Maret
  • Husnia Auliyatul Umma Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Sebelas Maret
  • Anak Agung Alit Kirti Estuti Narendra Putri Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Sebelas Maret
  • Yusuf Ari Mashuri Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Sebelas Maret


Background: Children are categorized as short stature when the Height for Age results are below the 3rd percentile of CDC growth chart standard. Short stature on children will have an impact on increased mortality and morbidity, children

Author Biography

Heni Hastuti, Faculty of Medicine, Universitas Sebelas Maret

medical faculty


Andri A, Kusumawardhani (2007). The neurobiology of borderline personality disorder: biological approach in impulsive and aggressive behavior. Majalah Kedokteran Indonesia. 57(4): 123-128.

Arfines PP, Puspitasari FD (2017). Hubungan stunting dengan prestasi belajar anak sekolah dasar di daerah kumuh, kotamadya Jakarta Pusat. Buletin Penelitian Kesehatan, 45(1): 45-52.

Barstow C, Rerucha C (2015). Evaluation of short and tall stature in children. Am Fam Physician. 92(1): 43-50.

Chiang MC, Barysheva M, McMahon KL, de Zubicaray GI, Johnson K, Montgomery GW, Martin NG, et al. (2012). Gene network effects on brain microstructure and intellectual performance identified in 472 twins. J. Neurosci. 32(25): 8732-8745.

de Onis MD, Branca F (2016). Childhood stunting: A global perspective. Matern Child Nutr. 12: 12-26.

Erfanti D, Setiabudi D, Rusmil K (2016). The relationship of psychosocial disfunction and stunting of adolescents in suburban, Indonesia. J Med Psychol, 5(4): 57-65.

Foote JM (2014). Optimizing linear growth measurement in children. J Pediatr Health Care. 28 (5): 413-419.

Gashu D, Stoecker BJ, Adish A, Haki GD, Bougama K, Marquis GS (2016). Ethiopian pre-school children consuming a predominantly unrefined plant based diet have low prevalence of iron deficienci anaemia. Public Health Nutr, 19(10): 1834-1841.

Ikatan Dokter Anak Indonesia (IDAI) (2013). Skrining gangguan perilaku remaja dengan menggunakan Pediatric Symptom Checklist (PSC). Diakses Agustus 2018.

Kelly A, Winer KK, Kalkwarf H, Oberfield SE, Lappe J, Gilsanz V, Zemel BS (2014). Age based reference ranges for annual height velocity in US children. J Clin Endocrinol Metab, 99(6): 2104-2112.

Kemenkes (2013). Riset Kesehatan Dasar. Badan Penelitian dan Pengembangan Kesehatan Kementrian Kesehatan Republik Indonesia. Diakses pada April 2018.

Liu H, Liao J, Jiang W, Wang W (2014). Changes in low frequency fluctuations in patients with antisocial personality disorder revealed by resting state functional MRI. PloS ONE, 9(3): e89790.

Luders E, Narr KL, Thompson PM, Toga AW (2009). Neuroanatomical correlates of intelligence. Intelligence 37(2): 156

Perignon M, Fiorentino M, Kuong K, Burja K, Parker M, Sisokhom S, Chamnan C, Berger J, Wieringa FT (2014). Stunting, poor iron status and parasite infection are significant risk factors for lower cognitive performance in Cambodian school aged children. PloS ONE, 9(11): e112605.

Permendikbud RI (2014). Peraturan menteri pendidikan dan kebudayaan republik indonesia nomor 104 tahun 2014: Penilaian hasil belajar oleh pendidik pada pendidikan dasar dan pendidikan menengah.

Rosene DL, Lister JP, Schwagerl AL, Tonkiss J, McCormick CM, Galler JR (2004). Prenatal protein malnutrition in rats alters the c-Fos response of neurons in the anterior cingulate and medial prefrontal Region to behavioral stress. Nutr Neurosci. 7(5-6): 281

Salimar, Kartono D, Fuada N, Setyawati B (2013). Stunting anak usia sekolah di Indonesia menurut karakteristik keluarga. Penelitian Gizi dan Makanan, 36 (2): 121-126.

Venables R, Raine A (2016). The impact of malnutrition on intelligence at 3 and 11 years of age: The mediating role of temperament. Dev Psychol. 52(2): 205-20.

Walker SP, Chang SM, Powell C, Simonoff E, Grantham McGregor SM (2007). Early childhood stunting is associated with poor psycological functioning in late adolescence and effects are reduced by psychosocial stimulation. J Nutr, 137(11): 2464-2469.

Wiggins RC, Fuller GN, Brizzee L, Bissel AC, Samorajski T (1984). Myelination of the rat optic nerve during postnatal undernourishment and recovery: a morphometric analysis. Brain Res. 308(2): 263-272.

World Health Organization (WHO) (2018). Child growth standards. Available at:




How to Cite

Hastuti, H., Nisa, Z. D., Umma, H. A., Putri, A. A. A. K. E. N., & Mashuri, Y. A. (2020). Journal of Maternal and Child Health, 5(3), 297–303. Retrieved from