Neck Circumference to Assess Obesity in Preschool Children


KONDOLOT M. , Horoz D. , Poyrazoğlu S., BORLU A. , ÖZTÜRK A. , Kurtoglu S. , et al.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY, cilt.9, ss.17-23, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/jcrpe.3525
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.17-23

Özet

Objective: Limited information is available about the use of neck circumference (NC) to assess obesity in preschool children. This study aims to provide NC percentiles and determine the cut-off levels of NC as a measure to assess obesity in preschool children.