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1.

Challenges of accurately measuring and using BMI and other indicators of obesity in children.

Himes JH.

Pediatrics. 2009 Sep;124 Suppl 1:S3-22. doi: 10.1542/peds.2008-3586D.

PMID:
19720665
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free Article
2.

Screening and interventions for childhood overweight: a summary of evidence for the US Preventive Services Task Force.

Whitlock EP, Williams SB, Gold R, Smith PR, Shipman SA.

Pediatrics. 2005 Jul;116(1):e125-44. Review.

PMID:
15995013
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
3.

Obesity in Korean pre-adolescent school children: comparison of various anthropometric measurements based on bioelectrical impedance analysis.

Yoo S, Lee SY, Kim KN, Sung E.

Int J Obes (Lond). 2006 Jul;30(7):1086-90. Epub 2006 Mar 21.

PMID:
16801945
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
4.

Prevalence of underweight, overweight and obesity on the basis of body mass index and body fat percentage in Hungarian schoolchildren: representative survey in metropolitan elementary schools.

Antal M, Péter S, Biró L, Nagy K, Regöly-Mérei A, Arató G, Szabó C, Martos E.

Ann Nutr Metab. 2009;54(3):171-6. doi: 10.1159/000217813. Epub 2009 May 6.

PMID:
19420909
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
5.

Waist circumference and central fatness of Egyptian primary-school children.

Hassan NE, El-Masry SA, El-Sawaf AE.

East Mediterr Health J. 2008 Jul-Aug;14(4):916-25.

PMID:
19166175
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
6.

Body mass index and bioelectrical vector distribution in 8-year-old children.

Guida B, Pietrobelli A, Trio R, Laccetti R, Falconi C, Perrino NR, Principato S, Pecoraro P.

Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 2008 Feb;18(2):133-41. Epub 2007 Feb 16.

PMID:
17307345
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
7.

Do skinfolds accurately assess changes in body fat in obese children and adolescents?

Watts K, Naylor LH, Davis EA, Jones TW, Beeson B, Bettenay F, Siafarikas A, Bell L, Ackland T, Green DJ.

Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2006 Mar;38(3):439-44.

PMID:
16540830
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
8.

Assessment of body fatness in childhood obesity: evaluation of laboratory and anthropometric techniques.

Bandini LG, Dietz WH Jr.

J Am Diet Assoc. 1987 Oct;87(10):1344-8.

PMID:
3655163
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
9.

Validity of the body mass index and fat mass index as an indicator of obesity in children aged 3-5 year.

Eto C, Komiya S, Nakao T, Kikkawa K.

J Physiol Anthropol Appl Human Sci. 2004 Jan;23(1):25-30.

PMID:
14757998
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10.

Risk factors and adult body mass index among overweight children: the Bogalusa Heart Study.

Freedman DS, Dietz WH, Srinivasan SR, Berenson GS.

Pediatrics. 2009 Mar;123(3):750-7. doi: 10.1542/peds.2008-1284.

PMID:
19254998
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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11.

Application of body mass index to schoolchildren of Mexico City.

Ortiz-Hernández L, López Olmedo NP, Genis Gómez MT, Melchor López DP, Valdés Flores J.

Ann Nutr Metab. 2008;53(3-4):205-14. doi: 10.1159/000181744. Epub 2008 Dec 11.

PMID:
19077385
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
12.

[Nutritional status of preschool children attending the Chilean National Nursery Schools Council Programs (JUNJI): assessment of the agreement among anthropometric indicators of obesity and central obesity].

Gutiérez-Gómez Y, Kain J, Uauy R, Galván M, Corvalán C.

Arch Latinoam Nutr. 2009 Mar;59(1):30-7. Spanish.

PMID:
19480341
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
13.

The validity of BMI as an indicator of body fatness and risk among children.

Freedman DS, Sherry B.

Pediatrics. 2009 Sep;124 Suppl 1:S23-34. doi: 10.1542/peds.2008-3586E.

PMID:
19720664
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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14.

Adolescent skinfold thickness is a better predictor of high body fatness in adults than is body mass index: the Amsterdam Growth and Health Longitudinal Study.

Nooyens AC, Koppes LL, Visscher TL, Twisk JW, Kemper HC, Schuit AJ, van Mechelen W, Seidell JC.

Am J Clin Nutr. 2007 Jun;85(6):1533-9.

PMID:
17556689
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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15.

Beyond BMI: the value of more accurate measures of fatness and obesity in social science research.

Burkhauser RV, Cawley J.

J Health Econ. 2008 Mar;27(2):519-29. doi: 10.1016/j.jhealeco.2007.05.005. Epub 2007 Nov 29.

PMID:
18166236
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
16.

Agreement between skinfold-predicted percent fat and percent fat from whole-body bioelectrical impedance analysis in children and adolescents.

Rowe DA, Dubose KD, Donnelly JE, Mahar MT.

Int J Pediatr Obes. 2006;1(3):168-75.

PMID:
17899635
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
17.

The use of BMI in the clinical setting.

Daniels SR.

Pediatrics. 2009 Sep;124 Suppl 1:S35-41. doi: 10.1542/peds.2008-3586F.

PMID:
19720666
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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18.

Bioelectric impedance is a better indicator of obesity in men with schizophrenia than body mass index.

Sharpe JK, Byrne NM, Stedman TJ, Hills AP.

Psychiatry Res. 2008 May 30;159(1-2):121-6. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2007.08.010. Epub 2008 Apr 18.

PMID:
18395268
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
19.

Body mass index and body fatness in childhood.

Freedman DS, Ogden CL, Berenson GS, Horlick M.

Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care. 2005 Nov;8(6):618-23. Review.

PMID:
16205462
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
20.

Reference values of body composition for adult females who are classified as normal weight, overweight or obese according to body mass index.

Ozenoglu A, Ugurlu S, Can G, Hatemi H.

Endocr Regul. 2009 Jan;43(1):29-37.

PMID:
19309236
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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