Is There an Association Between the Body Mass Index and Interpersonal Violent Behavior?


An inverse relationship between the body mass index (BMI) and the risk of completed suicide was shown in several studies. Furthermore, it is suggested that obesity might be associated with a lower risk for violent criminality. Therefore, the aim of this study was to analyze whether a higher BMI is associated with a lower risk for being arrested due to… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/1556-4029.12790

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