Prevalence and risk factors of overweight and obesity among urban school children in Elazig city, Eastern Turkey, 2007


Pirinçci E., Durmuş B., GÜNDOĞDU C. , Açik Y.

ANNALS OF HUMAN BIOLOGY, cilt.37, ss.44-56, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 37 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3109/03014460903218984
  • Dergi Adı: ANNALS OF HUMAN BIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.44-56

Özet

Background: The prevalence of obesity is increasing dramatically all over the world. Very little data are currently available on the prevalence of childhood obesity in Turkey, and more research on the risk factors is required before preventive public health programmes can be put into practice.