Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, January 23rd, 2006
A recent investigation in the United States was conducted, "To determine rates of pediatric obesity-related counseling in the Outpatient setting. The 1993-2002 data from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey (NAMCS) and the National Hospital Ambulatory Care Survey (NHAMCS) were extracted for estimates of 1) percentage of all pediatric encounters that included obesity-related counseling and 2) percentage of all pediatric encounters that included general growth/development counseling."
G. Rao at the University of Pittsburgh explained, "Obesity-related counseling rates...
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