[Prevalence of obesity and trends in cardiovascular risk factors among Spanish school children, 1992-2004: the Cuenca (Spain) study].

@article{Vizcano2006PrevalenceOO,
  title={[Prevalence of obesity and trends in cardiovascular risk factors among Spanish school children, 1992-2004: the Cuenca (Spain) study].},
  author={Vicente A Mart{\'i}nez Vizca{\'i}no and Fernando Salcedo Aguilar and Ricardo Franquelo Guti{\'e}rrez and Rosana Torrijos Regidor and Alberto Morant S{\'a}nchez and Montserrat Solera Mart{\'i}nez and Fern{\'a}ndo Rodr{\'i}guez Artalejo},
  journal={Medicina clinica},
  year={2006},
  volume={126 18},
  pages={681-5}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE The assess the prevalence of overweight and obesity in school children from the province of Cuenca in 2004, and to examine changes in the main cardiovascular risk factors in school children from the city of Cuenca from 1992 through 2004. SUBJECTS AND METHOD Cross sectional survey of 1166 schoolchildren 9-10 years old from 22 public schools of the province of Cuenca. We also analyzed data from 3 earlier, methodologically similar, cross-sectional surveys of school… CONTINUE READING