Body Mass Index and Medical Care Expenditures Among North Carolina Adolescents Enrolled in Medicaid in 2004 by

@inproceedings{Buescher2006BodyMI,
  title={Body Mass Index and Medical Care Expenditures Among North Carolina Adolescents Enrolled in Medicaid in 2004 by},
  author={Paul A. Buescher and D. and J. Timothy Whitmire and Dr. Ir. M. Menco B. Ph. and Marcus G. Plescia},
  year={2006}
}
SCHS Studies NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES A Special Report Series by the State Center for Health Statistics 1908 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, N.C. 27699-1908 www.schs.state.nc.us/SCHS/ North Carolina Public Health Objectives: Previous studies have documented that overweight and obese adults have substantially higher medical care expenditures than adults of normal weight, but there is little comparable data for children or adolescents. This study examines medical care… CONTINUE READING