An update on the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents.

@article{Tailor2010AnUO,
  title={An update on the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome in children and adolescents.},
  author={Ameet M Tailor and P. H. Peeters and Teresa Norat and Paolo Vineis and Dora Romaguera},
  journal={International journal of pediatric obesity : IJPO : an official journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity},
  year={2010},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={
          202-13
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Our goal was to provide an update on the worldwide prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MetS) in children and adolescents. EVIDENCE ACQUISITION The Medline and Embase databases were searched for articles published between August 2007 and January 2009, in which the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome was analyzed in populations aged between 2 and 19 years, using several recognized definitions. Diagnostic criteria were extracted for the MetS and prevalence rates by sex, age group… CONTINUE READING
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