Is body mass index an appropriate proxy for body fat in children?

C.M. Doak, D.J. Hoffman, S.A. Norris, M. Campos Ponce, K. Polman, P.L. Griffiths

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Original languageEnglish
JournalGlobal Food Security
Volume2
Issue number2
Pages (from-to)65-71
Number of pages7
ISSN2211-9124
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Keywords

  • Nutrition status
  • Epidemiology
  • Children
  • Overweight
  • Obesity
  • Body mass index
  • BMI
  • History
  • World Health Organization (WHO)
  • WHO
  • Definitions
  • Height
  • Weight
  • Review of the literature

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