Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, March 1st, 2010
"We analyzed reported height and weight and the corresponding BMI from 46,707 subjects aged 10-17 years collected by the National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH-2003). Our main outcome measure was the prevalence of obesity (defined as >= 95th percentile of the sex-specific BMI for age growth charts), adjusted for underlying demographic and socioeconomic factors. We found that the prevalence of obesity...
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