Prevalence of pediatric overweight and obesity and associated factors in public and private schools in Tegucigalpa, Honduras

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Ramírez-Izcoa, Alejandro; Sánchez-Sierra, Luis Enrique; Mejía-Irías, Carlos; Izaguirre González, Allan Iván; Alvarado-Avilez, Cindy; Flores-Moreno, Rosaura; Yareny Miranda, Kyrian; M-Díaz, Claudia; Grissel Aguilar, Videlda; Rivera, Elena E;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Sociedad Chilena de Nutrición, Bromatología y Toxicología
  • Subject: Obesidad Infantil | Child Nutrition | Sobrepeso | Nutrición Infantil | Pediatric Obesity | Diet | Eating | Overweight | Alimentación | Dieta

Objetivo: Comparar los factores asociados de sobrepeso y obesidad en los niños de escuelas públicas y privadas de la colonia Kennedy, Tegucigalpa, Honduras. Materiales y Métodos. Se estudiaron 357 escolares entre 6 y 11 años. Se realizó evaluación nutricional, frecuenci... View more
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