Di Cesare, M and Bentham, J and Stevens, G A and Zhou, B and Danaei, G and Lu, Yuan and Bixby, H and Cowan, M J and Riley, L M and Hajifathalian, K and Fortunato, L and Taddei, C and Bennett, J E and Ikeda, N and Khang, Y H and Kyobutungi, C and Laxmaiah, A and Li, Yun and Lin, H H and Miranda, J J and Mostafa, A and Turley, M L and Paciorek, C J and Gunter, M and Ezzati, M and Mohan, V and Anjana, R M and Deepa, M (2016) Trends in adult body-mass index in 200 countries from 1975 to 2014: a pooled analysis of 1698 population-based measurement studies with 19·2 million participants. Lancet (London, England), 387 (10026). pp. 1377-96. ISSN 1474-547X
Underweight and severe and morbid obesity are associated with highly elevated risks of adverse health outcomes. We estimated trends in mean body-mass index (BMI), which characterises its population distribution, and in the prevalences of a complete set of BMI categories for adults in all countries.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||BMI, NCD Risk study|
|Divisions:||Department of Diabetology|
|Deposited By:||surendar radha|
|Deposited On:||13 May 2016 11:38|
|Last Modified:||21 May 2016 11:33|
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