Correlation between educational status and cardiovascular risk factors in an overweight and obese Turkish female population


Tanyolac S., Cikim A. S. , Azezli A. D. , Orhan Y.

ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, cilt.8, ss.336-341, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 8 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Dergi Adı: ANATOLIAN JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.336-341

Özet

Objective: The prevalence of obesity is rapidly increasing in Turkey as well as all over the world. Educational inequalities play an important role in the development of obesity. In this study, our aim is to evaluate how educational status affects obesity and cardiovascular risk factors in the overweight and obese Turkish female population.