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Ethnic inequalities in obesity among children and adults in the UK: A systematic review of the literature

Abstract:

Ethnic minority groups are growing as a proportion of the British population. Although disparate, literature suggests inequalities in obesity risk within and among ethnic minority groups relative to Caucasians in the UK. We summarize and appraise the existing peer-reviewed literature about the prevalence and determinants of obesity among ethnic minority groups relative to Caucasians among children and adults in the UK. There was no consensus about obesity prevalence relative to Caucasians amo...

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Journal:
Obesity Reviews More from this journal
Volume:
12
Issue:
501
Publication date:
2011-05-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1467-789X
ISSN:
1467-7881
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:237032
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uuid:b644865d-77f5-473e-9662-8e0e94603623
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pubs:237032
Source identifiers:
237032
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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