2003 Disease Detectives Reading List
Campbell K, Waters E, O’Meara S, Summerbell C. Interventions for
preventing obesity in children. The Cochrane Database of Systematic
Reviews 2001 (www.cochrane.org*;
Dietz WH. Health consequences of obesity in youth: childhood predictors
of adult disease. Pediatrics 1998;Supplement:518-525.
Fulton JE, McGuire MT, Caspersen CJ, Dietz WH. Interventions for weight
loss and weight gain prevention among youth. Sports Medicine
Must A, Stauss RS. Risks and consequences of childhood and adolescent
obesity. International Journal of Obesity 1999;23:S2-S11.
Ogden CL, Flegal KM, Carroll MD, Johnson CL. Prevalence and trends in
overweight among US children and adolescents. Journal of the American Medical Association
Visscher TLS, Seidell JC. The public health impact of obesity.
Annual Reviews of Public Health 2001;22:355-375.
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