Executive function and latent classes of childhood obesity risk

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Executive function (EF) is the set of neuro-cognitive processes associated with self-regulation, decision-making, and goal-directed behavior. The goal of this study is to examine cross-sectional relationships between EF and latent classes of youth characterized by patterns of obesity-related health behaviors (i.e., high fat/high sugar intake, fruit and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10865-011-9395-8

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@article{Riggs2011ExecutiveFA, title={Executive function and latent classes of childhood obesity risk}, author={Nathaniel R. Riggs and Jimi Huh and Chih-Ping Chou and Donna Spruijt-Metz and Mary Ann Pentz}, journal={Journal of Behavioral Medicine}, year={2011}, volume={35}, pages={642-650} }