The effect of obesity in adolescence on adult health status Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Health Status
  • Obesity, Morbid
  • Pediatric Obesity

abstract

  • Severe obesity at age 18 was independently associated with increased risk of several comorbid conditions in adults undergoing bariatric surgery.

publication date

  • December 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3838536

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1542/peds.2013-2185

PubMed ID

  • 24249816

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1098

end page

  • 104

volume

  • 132

number

  • 6