[The role of nutritional factors in the development of obesity among the adult residents of Kazakhstan].

@article{Salkhanov1989TheRO,
  title={[The role of nutritional factors in the development of obesity among the adult residents of Kazakhstan].},
  author={B A Salkhanov and R Kh Kadyrova},
  journal={Voprosy pitaniia},
  year={1989},
  volume={4},
  pages={32-6}
}
Etiologic factors of obesity were studied by the questionnaire method in the population of Kazakhstan aged over 15 years. Among 4912 subjects with excessive body mass alimentary disorders promoting the development of obesity were detected in 32.6%, low energy expenditure--in 26.6%, endocrine disorders--in 15.4%, and hereditary factors--in 6.9%. The… CONTINUE READING