TITLE

Senators call for action on obesity as study quantifies link to heart failure

AUTHOR(S)
Tanne, Janice Hopkins
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);8/10/2002, Vol. 325 Issue 7359, p298
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a study on obesity in the United States. Increase in the risk of heart failure caused by obesity and overweight; Call for programs to promote optimal body weight by three senators, including Dr. Bill Frist (R-Tenn.); Participants; Findings.
ACCESSION #
7182427

 

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