Body mass index “may not reflect child obesity”.

 Source: NHS Choices – Behind the Headlines

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Date of publication: 15th June, 2012.

Publication type: Journal article.

In a nutshell: A closer look behind recent headlines which suggested that assessing children’s weight using BMI measurements may not reflect true rates of obesity.

Length of publication: 1 webpage.

Some important notes: Follow this link for the abstract of the original study. Please contact your local NHS Library for the full text of the article. Follow this link to find your local NHS Library.

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