Establishing the optimal body mass index - body esteem relationship in young adolescents.

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/2436/313447
Title:
Establishing the optimal body mass index - body esteem relationship in young adolescents.
Authors:
Duncan, Michael J; Al-Nakeeb, Yahya; Nevill, Alan M.
Abstract:
This study sought to compare the utility of either inverted body mass index or body mass index to optimise the relationship with body esteem in young adolescents Design: The study was cross sectional in design and assessed body esteem and weight status in756 young adolescents (394 boys, 362 girls, mean age +/- S.D. 11.4 +/- 1.6 years).
Citation:
Establishing the optimal body mass index - body esteem relationship in young adolescents. 2013, 13 (1):662 BMC Public Health
Publisher:
BioMed Central
Journal:
BMC public health
Issue Date:
17-Jul-2013
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/2436/313447
DOI:
10.1186/1471-2458-13-662
PubMed ID:
23866083
Type:
Article
Language:
en
ISSN:
1471-2458
Appears in Collections:
Sport, Exercise and Health Research Group

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorDuncan, Michael Jen_GB
dc.contributor.authorAl-Nakeeb, Yahyaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorNevill, Alan M.en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-02-27T11:01:10Z-
dc.date.available2014-02-27T11:01:10Z-
dc.date.issued2013-07-17-
dc.identifier.citationEstablishing the optimal body mass index - body esteem relationship in young adolescents. 2013, 13 (1):662 BMC Public Healthen_GB
dc.identifier.issn1471-2458-
dc.identifier.pmid23866083-
dc.identifier.doi10.1186/1471-2458-13-662-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/2436/313447-
dc.description.abstractThis study sought to compare the utility of either inverted body mass index or body mass index to optimise the relationship with body esteem in young adolescents Design: The study was cross sectional in design and assessed body esteem and weight status in756 young adolescents (394 boys, 362 girls, mean age +/- S.D. 11.4 +/- 1.6 years).en_GB
dc.languageENG-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherBioMed Centralen_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to BMC public healthen_GB
dc.subjectObesityen_GB
dc.subjectBody imageen_GB
dc.subjectEthnicityen_GB
dc.subjectBody mass indexen_GB
dc.subjectInverted body mass indexen_GB
dc.subjectLeannessen_GB
dc.titleEstablishing the optimal body mass index - body esteem relationship in young adolescents.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalBMC public healthen_GB
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