The health status of obese individuals in Canada

  title={The health status of obese individuals in Canada},
  author={Kostas Trakas and P Oh and Sukhdev Singh and Nancy A. Risebrough and N Shear},
  journal={International Journal of Obesity},
OBJECTIVE: To determine whether there is a clinically relevant difference in the health state utilities of obese and non-obese individuals as measured by the Health Utility Index Mark III.METHODS: Secondary analysis of the population-based, cross-sectional, interviewer-administered National Population Health Survey (NPHS), 1996–1997. A probability sample of house-dwelling Canadians, excluding populations on First Nations Reserves, Canadian Armed Forces Bases, the Yukon and Northwest Territories… CONTINUE READING
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