Increasing effect of body weight perception on suicidal ideation among young Korean women: Findings from the Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2001 and 2005

@inproceedings{Kim2011IncreasingEO,
  title={Increasing effect of body weight perception on suicidal ideation among young Korean women: Findings from the Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2001 and 2005},
  author={Dong-Sik Kim},
  booktitle={Diabetes, metabolic syndrome and obesity : targets and therapy},
  year={2011}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the prevalence of actual and perceived overweight and to compare the mediating effect of perceived overweight on the relationship between actual overweight and suicidal ideation among young Korean women between 2001 and 2005. METHODS Data were gathered from the 2001 and 2005 Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys involving a nationally representative sample of young women (568 in 2001 and 385 in 2005) aged 20-29 years. RESULTS Over the 5-year period… CONTINUE READING
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