• Medicine
  • Published 2011

Prevalence of overweight and obesity among adolescents in Lanzhou and logistic regression analysis on related risk factors

@inproceedings{Benzhon2011PrevalenceOO,
  title={Prevalence of overweight and obesity among adolescents in Lanzhou and logistic regression analysis on related risk factors},
  author={Zhang Ben-zhon},
  year={2011}
}
Objective To understand the prevalence of overweight and obesity and related factors of adolescents in Lanzhou so as to provide scientific methods to prevent obesity.Methods By using multi-stage random cluster sampling,1 400 adolescents aged 11 to 20 were selected from two middle schools and examined by physical examinations.The related factors of overweight and obesity in adolescents were analyzed by Logistic regression.Results The overweight rate of boys and girls was 14.73% and 4.13… CONTINUE READING

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