Ailsa Goulding

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BACKGROUND A central fat pattern has adverse health implications in both children and adults. Because adiposity tracks from childhood into adulthood, the ability of simple anthropometric techniques(More)
BACKGROUND Validation studies of height- and weight-based indexes of body fatness in children and adolescents have examined only small samples of school-age children. OBJECTIVE The objective was to(More)
BACKGROUND Body mass index (BMI; in kg/m2) cutoffs for use with children and adolescents aged 2-18 y that correspond to the well-accepted BMI cutoffs for overweight (> or = 25 but < 30) and obesity(More)
While much is known regarding the incidence and pattern of fractures during growth, information is sparse as to how many children fracture repeatedly and how many remain fracture-free during growth.(More)