Journal article icon

Journal article

Age differences in the association of childhood obesity with area-level and school-level deprivation: Cross-classified multilevel analysis of cross-sectional data

Abstract:

Objective: Evidence suggests that area-level deprivation is associated with obesity independently of individual socioeconomic status; however, although the school may also have an impact on child health, few studies have investigated the association between school-level deprivation and the body mass index (BMI) of students. The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between the BMI for children of different ages and area-level and school-level deprivation. Subjects: BMI measurements...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1038/ijo.2011.191

Authors


Journal:
International Journal of Obesity
Volume:
36
Issue:
1
Pages:
45-52
Publication date:
2012-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1476-5497
ISSN:
0307-0565
URN:
uuid:408936f6-43d4-44a5-b4b6-62de18a49bfc
Source identifiers:
254368
Local pid:
pubs:254368
Language:
English
Keywords:

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP