TITLE

Childhood Obesity and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease: A Review of the Science

AUTHOR(S)
Buiten, Cathy; Metzger, Bonnie
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Pediatric Nursing;Jan/Feb2000, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on a study which examined the association of childhood obesity to cardiovascular disease. Epidemiology of childhood obesity; Definitions of obesity; Obesity as a screening tool for childhood cardiovascular risk; Interventions for the prevention and treatment of childhood obesity.
ACCESSION #
2896965

 

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