Body perceptions and slimming attitudes reported by Spanish adolescents.

@article{Cuadrado2000BodyPA,
  title={Body perceptions and slimming attitudes reported by Spanish adolescents.},
  author={Carmen Cuadrado and Angeles Carbajal and Olga Moreiras},
  journal={European journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2000},
  volume={54 Suppl 1},
  pages={S65-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and the desire to lose weight, body parts wanted to be reduced and weight-loss practices. DESIGN A standardized questionnaire was self-completed by the participants. Anthropometric measurements were obtained by a research assistant. SUBJECTS Forty males and 105 females from 12 to 18 y… CONTINUE READING