Reply to ‘Area-level deprivation and adiposity in children: is the relationship linear?’

@article{Rutter2014ReplyT,
  title={Reply to ‘Area-level deprivation and adiposity in children: is the relationship linear?’},
  author={Harry Rutter and Christie Hancock and L J Ells},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
  year={2014},
  volume={38},
  pages={160-160}
}
We were interested to read the recent paper by Griffiths et al. that reported a nonlinear relation between obesity and deprivation, and reduced prevalence of obesity in the most deprived children, as measured by the Income Deprivation Affecting Children Index (IDACI), along with the accompanying editorial by Kelly. We have extensively analysed data from the… CONTINUE READING