Risk factors for childhood obesity in a Greek paediatric population.

@article{Papandreou2010RiskFF,
  title={Risk factors for childhood obesity in a Greek paediatric population.},
  author={Dimitrios Papandreou and Pavlos M Malindretos and Israel Rousso},
  journal={Public health nutrition},
  year={2010},
  volume={13 10},
  pages={1535-9}
}
OBJECTIVE Obesity in children is a serious public health issue in Greece. The purpose of the current study was to identify risk factors such as birth weight, breast-feeding, dietary patterns, family history of obesity and sedentary behaviours that are possibly associated with paediatric obesity. DESIGN Two hundred and five overweight and obese children… CONTINUE READING