Thinness, overweight and obesity in a national sample of Iranian children and adolescents: CASPIAN Study.


BACKGROUND This study was conducted to assess the national prevalence of different grades of nutritional status (underweight, normal weight, overweight and obesity) among Iranian school-students and to compare the prevalence of overweight and obesity using three different sets of criteria. METHODS This cross-sectional national survey was conducted on a… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2214.2007.00744.x


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