Clinical, Psychosocial, and Demographic Factors Are Associated With Overweight and Obesity in Early Adolescent Girls With Type 1 Diabetes.

@article{Minges2016ClinicalPA,
  title={Clinical, Psychosocial, and Demographic Factors Are Associated With Overweight and Obesity in Early Adolescent Girls With Type 1 Diabetes.},
  author={Karl E. Minges and Robin Whittemore and Ariana M Chao and Vanessa L. Jefferson and Kathryn M. Murphy and Margaret Grey},
  journal={The Diabetes educator},
  year={2016},
  volume={42 5},
  pages={
          538-48
        }
}
PURPOSE The purpose of the study was to examine the differences in clinical, psychosocial, and demographic factors by sex and weight status. METHODS Baseline data were analyzed from 318 adolescents (mean age = 12.3 ± 1.1 years, 55.0% female, 62.7% white) with type 1 diabetes (T1D) from a multisite clinical trial. Differences were examined between normal… CONTINUE READING