Predicting adult obesity from childhood obesity : A systematic review and meta-analysis

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Simmonds, M.; Llewellyn, A.; Owen, C. G.; Woolacott, N.;
(2016)
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A systematic review and meta-analysis was performed to investigate the ability of simple measures of childhood obesity such as body mass index (BMI) to predict future obesity in adolescence and adulthood. Large cohort studies, which measured obesity both in childhood an... View more
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