Socioeconomic inequalities in childhood and adolescent body-mass index, weight, and height from 1953 to 2015: an analysis of four longitudinal, observational, British birth cohort studies

@inproceedings{Bann2018SocioeconomicII,
  title={Socioeconomic inequalities in childhood and adolescent body-mass index, weight, and height from 1953 to 2015: an analysis of four longitudinal, observational, British birth cohort studies},
  author={David Bann and William Johnson and Leah Li and Diana Kuh and Rebecca Hardy},
  booktitle={The Lancet. Public health},
  year={2018}
}
  • David Bann, William Johnson, +2 authors Rebecca Hardy
  • Published in The Lancet. Public health 2018
  • Medicine
  • BACKGROUND Socioeconomic inequalities in childhood body-mass index (BMI) have been documented in high-income countries; however, uncertainty exists with regard to how they have changed over time, how inequalities in the composite parts (ie, weight and height) of BMI have changed, and whether inequalities differ in magnitude across the outcome distribution. Therefore, we aimed to investigate how socioeconomic inequalities in childhood and adolescent weight, height, and BMI have changed over time… CONTINUE READING

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