Child and caregiver reports of weight control behaviors in pediatric obesity.

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BACKGROUND This study examined agreement and disagreement between child and caregiver reports of healthy, unhealthy, and extreme weight control behaviors (WCBs) in overweight and obese children. METHODS Participants were 93 youth 10-17 years old [M = 12.9; standard deviation (SD) = 2.1] attending an outpatient pediatric obesity clinic and their caregivers… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/chi.2012.0003

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@article{Lim2012ChildAC, title={Child and caregiver reports of weight control behaviors in pediatric obesity.}, author={Crystal S Lim and Shana L. Schuman and Megan J Crawford and Janet H. Silverstein and David M. Janicke}, journal={Childhood obesity}, year={2012}, volume={8 5}, pages={477-83} }