Secular trends in established and novel cardiovascular risk factors in Welsh 12-13 year olds: a comparison between 2002 and 2007.

@article{Thomas2011SecularTI,
  title={Secular trends in established and novel cardiovascular risk factors in Welsh 12-13 year olds: a comparison between 2002 and 2007.},
  author={Non Eleri Thomas and Manuel Jasper and Dr. Roger Williams and David Anthony Rowe and Robert M Malina and Brian Davies and Seth Robert Siegel and Julien S. Baker},
  journal={Annals of human biology},
  year={2011},
  volume={38 1},
  pages={
          22-7
        }
}
BACKGROUND This study examines CVD risk factors trends in Welsh adolescents between 2002 and 2007. PARTICIPANTS AND METHODS CVD risk factor data was examined from two cross-sectional studies. The first study (73 participants; aged 12.9 ± 0.3 years) was completed in 2002. The second study (90 participants; aged 12.9 ± 0.4 years) was conducted in 2007. Measurements included body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), total cholesterol, high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, low-density… CONTINUE READING
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