Measuring Progress in Obesity Prevention : Workshop Report /

"Nearly 69 percent of U.S. adults and 32 percent of children are either overweight or obese, creating an annual medical cost burden that may reach 1.47 billion dollars. Researchers and policy makers are eager to identify improved measures of environmental and policy factors that contribute to o...

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Corporate Authors: Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention., Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Food and Nutrition Board., Workshop on Measurement Strategies for Accelerating Progress in Obesity Prevention
Format: Conference Proceeding eBook
Published: Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2012.
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