کد مقاله کد نشریه سال انتشار مقاله انگلیسی ترجمه فارسی نسخه تمام متن
2663949 1403735 2016 9 صفحه PDF سفارش دهید دانلود کنید
عنوان انگلیسی مقاله ISI
Characterization of Childhood Obesity and Behavioral Factors
ترجمه فارسی عنوان
تعریف خواص چاقی و عوامل رفتاری کودکان
کلمات کلیدی
موضوعات مرتبط
علوم پزشکی و سلامت پزشکی و دندانپزشکی پریناتولوژی (پزشکی مادر و جنین)، طب اطفال و بهداشت کودک
چکیده انگلیسی


• In this sample of Michigan children, 41.9% were obese and 16.2% were overweight.
• Sleep duration was found to be a significant predictor of overweight/obese status.
• Frequency of breakfast consumption was a significant predictor of overweight/obesity.

IntroductionChildhood obesity is a major public health threat in the United States. Recent data indicate that 34.2% of children ages 6 to 11 years are overweight or obese. The purpose of this study is to describe childhood obesity levels and identify risk behaviors in two school-based health centers in Michigan, one urban and one rural.MethodsThis study is a secondary data analysis from a multicenter comparative effectiveness trial. Multiple logistic regression was used to examine behavioral factors associated with overweight/obesity in children.ResultsIn this sample (n = 105), 41.9% were obese and 16.2% were overweight. The duration of sleep per night (p = .04) and the frequency of eating breakfast (p = .04) were significant predictors of being overweight/obese.DiscussionHealth care providers in school-based health centers must be comfortable assessing, preventing, and treating childhood obesity in this high-risk group of patients. Interventions should encourage children to eat breakfast daily and to get adequate sleep.

ناشر
Database: Elsevier - ScienceDirect (ساینس دایرکت)
Journal: Journal of Pediatric Health Care - Volume 30, Issue 5, September–October 2016, Pages 444–452
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