International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism

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Age-Period-Cohort Analysis of Obesity and Overweight in Iranian Children and Adolescents

Authors Information
1 Pediatric Chronic Kidney Disease Research Center, the Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Pediatrics, Child Growth and Development Research Center, Research Institute for Primordial Prevention of Non-Communicable Disease, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
4 Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
5 Department of Pediatric Nephrology, The Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Faculty of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
6 Department of Community Medicine, Alborz University of Medical Sciences, Karaj, Iran
7 Physiology Research Center and Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
8 Chronic Diseases Research Center, Endocrinology and Metabolism Population Sciences Institute, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
9 Department of Pediatrics, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran
Article Notes and Dates
International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism: October 2017, 15 (4); e13561.Published Online: July 30, 2017
Article Type: Research Article; Received : February 16, 2017; Revised : June 21, 2017; Accepted : July 1, 2017
DOI: 10.5812/ijem.13561

To Cite : Hosseini M, Kelishadi R, Baikpour M, Ataei N, Qorbani M, et al. Age-Period-Cohort Analysis of Obesity and Overweight in Iranian Children and Adolescents, Int J Endocrinol Metab. 2017 ;15(4):e13561. doi: 10.5812/ijem.13561.

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