Health-related quality of life in obese child and adolescent

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Hurtado-Valenzuela, Jaime Gabriel; Álvarez-Hernández, Gerardo;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría Ramón de la Fuente Muñiz
  • Subject: children | adolescents | adolescentes | obesidad | niños | Quality of life related to health | Calidad de vida relacionada a la salud | obesity

Objetivo Estimar la calidad de vida relacionada con la salud (CVRS) en un grupo de niños y adolescentes con obesidad de la ciudad de Hermosillo, Sonora, México. Métodos Se realizó un estudio transversal utilizando el cuestionario PedsQL® para comparar la CVRS de 200 niñ... View more
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