TABLE 7-2States and Districts Requiring Student Screening and Follow-Up

StatesDistricts
% Requiring Screening% Requiring Parental Notification% Requiring Screening% Requiring Parental Notification
Height and weight or BMI26.061.538.481.1
Hearing70.691.488.498.5
Vision70.691.490.498.5
Oral health17.687.531.198.3
Scoliosis45.1100.068.898.6
Tuberculosis20.080.017.193.7

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Cover of Preventing Childhood Obesity
Preventing Childhood Obesity: Health in the Balance.
Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on Prevention of Obesity in Children and Youth; Koplan JP, Liverman CT, Kraak VI, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2005.
Copyright © 2005, National Academy of Sciences.

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