Predictors of obesity among post graduate trainee doctors working in a tertiary care hospital of public sector in Karachi, Pakistan.

@article{Mahmood2010PredictorsOO,
  title={Predictors of obesity among post graduate trainee doctors working in a tertiary care hospital of public sector in Karachi, Pakistan.},
  author={Sajid Mahmood and Muhammad Kazim Rahim Najjad and Nasir Ali and Naeem Yousuf and Yasir Hamid},
  journal={JPMA. The Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association},
  year={2010},
  volume={60 9},
  pages={758-61}
}
OBJECTIVES To identify the predictors of obesity among post graduate trainee doctors working in a tertiary care hospital of public sector at Karachi, Pakistan. METHODS A cross sectional analytical study was conducted at one of the tertiary care hospitals of public sector in Karachi. Information was collected from 117 post graduate trainee doctors via pre-tested self administered questionnaire and standard tools were used for height and weight measurement. Obesity was defined as body mass… CONTINUE READING

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