A review of the indices and references used to assess overweight and obesity in Australian children and adolescents

Robin Ralston, Karen Walker, Helen Truby

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The study aims to undertake a narrative review examining the indices and references used for the assessment of overweight and obesity in children and adolescents in Australia. This review also summarises current international opinion on choice of indices and reference values.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)300 - 308
Number of pages9
JournalNutrition and Dietetics
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2012

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