The effect of education on parental perception of obesity in their 6-12 year old children

Akbari, N. and Foruzandeh, N. and Delaram, M. and Rahimi, M. (2007) The effect of education on parental perception of obesity in their 6-12 year old children. International journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism (2).

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Abstract

Child obesity is considered a major health problem, in the prevention and treatment of which parents can play a key role. However, some parents belive obese children to be healthy, and do not really feel the need to participate in any preventive and treat-ment programs. Therefore, the aim of this study is to determine parental perception of obesity in their 6-12 year old children to assess what effect educa-tion could have on their concept. Materials and Methods: This study has been done in two stages (stage 1, descriptive and second stage, ...

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WD Nutrition Disease and metabolic diseases
WS Pediatrics
Divisions: Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery
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Date Deposited: 23 Sep 2017 05:18
Last Modified: 23 Sep 2017 05:18
URI: http://eprints.skums.ac.ir/id/eprint/5558

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