Social disparities in body mass index (BMI) trajectories among Chinese adults in 1991–2011

@inproceedings{Fang2017SocialDI,
  title={Social disparities in body mass index (BMI) trajectories among Chinese adults in 1991–2011},
  author={Changchun Fang and Ying Liang},
  booktitle={International journal for equity in health},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Obesity is a serious public health problem in China. The relationship between obesity and socio-economic status (SES) is changing and affected by uncertainty, particularly, in developing countries. The sex-related differences in body mass index (BMI) trajectories are controversial and require substantial empirical data for updating and enriching. METHODS This study examined the relationship between SES and BMI in Chinese adults from a dynamic perspective using longitudinal data… CONTINUE READING
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