Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Prevalence of General and Abdominal Obesity in a Nationally Representative Sample of Iranian Children and Adolescents: The CASPIAN-IV Study

Haleh Esmaili 1 , Maryam Bahreynian 1 , Mostafa Qorbani 2 , 3 , Mohammad Esmaeel Motlagh 4 , Gelayol Ardalan 5 , Ramin Heshmat 6 and Roya Kelishadi 5 , *
Authors Information
1 Department of Nutrition, Child Growth, Development Research Center, Research Institute for Primordial Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
2 Department of Public Health, Alborz University of Medical Sciences, Karaj, IR Iran
3 Department of Epidemiology, Non-Communicable Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Pediatrics, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, IR Iran
5 Department of Pediatrics, Child Growth and Development Research Center, Research Institute for Primordial Prevention of Non-communicable Diseases, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
6 Chronic Diseases Research Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: June 28, 2015, 25 (3)
  • Published Online: June 27, 2015
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: December 23, 2014
  • Revised: May 26, 2015
  • Accepted: May 29, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.25(3)2015.401

To Cite: Esmaili H, Bahreynian M, Qorbani M, Motlagh M E, Ardalan G, et al. Prevalence of General and Abdominal Obesity in a Nationally Representative Sample of Iranian Children and Adolescents: The CASPIAN-IV Study, Iran J Pediatr. 2015 ;25(3):-. doi: 10.5812/ijp.25(3)2015.401.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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