Cardiovascular risk factors and excess adiposity among overweight children and adolescents: the Bogalusa Heart Study.

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Published in J Pediatr on January 01, 2007


David S Freedman1, Zuguo Mei, Sathanur R Srinivasan, Gerald S Berenson, William H Dietz

Author Affiliations

1: Division of Nutrition and Physical Activity, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. <>

Associated clinical trials:

Bogalusa Heart Study | NCT00005129

Adipokines in Obese Adolescents With Insulin Resistance | NCT01410604

Dexmedetomidine to Treat Bariatric Surgery-associated Pain | NCT02880540

Genetic Predisposition to Food Cue Reactivity in Children | NCT03766191

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