Obese adolescents report better health-related quality of life than obese young adults

John Dixon, Toni L Rice, Elisabeth Lambert, Gavin William Lambert

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Impairment in health-related quality of life (HRQOL) is described as a major concern for severely obese adolescents seeking intentional weight loss. We aimed to compare HRQOL in obese adolescents seeking weight loss with body mass index (BMI)-matched younger adults and community norms.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2135 - 2142
Number of pages8
JournalObesity Surgery
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 2015

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