International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications

IJSRP, Volume 4, Issue 12, December 2014 Edition [ISSN 2250-3153]


Predictors of overweight and obesity among medical students
      Padmavathi narahari , Pallela Narayana Someshwara Rao, Nidhi Sharma , S Navukkarasu, A Navaneeth , M Om Prakash , M Pavithra , P Pavithra
Abstract: India has been experiencing a nutritional transition in food choices from typical Indian diet into the fast- food pattern. Obesity in combination with unhealthy lifestyle such as smoking and physical inactivity may increase the risk of chronic diseases.We have focused on finding out the predictors of obesity among medical students using a questionnaire and the prevalence of obesity by BMI (Body-Mass Index) which is a weight to height ratio and is a sensitive indicator for finding out the prevalence of obesity

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Padmavathi narahari , Pallela Narayana Someshwara Rao, Nidhi Sharma , S Navukkarasu, A Navaneeth , M Om Prakash , M Pavithra , P Pavithra (2018); Predictors of overweight and obesity among medical students; Int J Sci Res Publ 4(12) (ISSN: 2250-3153). http://www.ijsrp.org/research-paper-1214.php?rp=P363442
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