The relationship between sleep duration and obesity in Turkish children and adolescents


ÖZTÜRK A., MAZICIOĞLU M. M. , Poyrazoglu S., ÇİÇEK B., GÜNAY O., Kurtoglu S.

ACTA PAEDIATRICA, vol.98, no.4, pp.699-702, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 98 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1651-2227.2008.01169.x
  • Journal Name: ACTA PAEDIATRICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.699-702
  • Keywords: Adolescents, Children, Obesity, Overweight, Sleep duration, BODY-MASS INDEX, WAIST CIRCUMFERENCE, RISK-FACTORS, OVERWEIGHT, CHILDHOOD, ASSOCIATION, BIRTH, FAT
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aim: To determine the relationship between sleep duration and obesity in Turkish children and adolescents.