Comparative study on body shape satisfaction and body weight control between Korean and Chinese female high school students

@inproceedings{Ro2012ComparativeSO,
  title={Comparative study on body shape satisfaction and body weight control between Korean and Chinese female high school students},
  author={Yoona Ro and Whajin Hyun},
  booktitle={Nutrition research and practice},
  year={2012}
}
This study was conducted to compare body shape satisfaction, body image perception, weight control status, and dietary habits of Korean and Chinese female high school students in order to provide information for proper body image perception of adolescents. 221 students in Yongin, a city in Korea, and 227 students in Weihai, a city in China, were surveyed using questionnaires. Body shape satisfaction was significantly higher in Chinese students (P < 0.001) compared to Korean students. 76.2% of… CONTINUE READING
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