Body mass index as an indicator of adiposity among adults with intellectual disability

Temple, V, Walkley, J and Greenway, K 2010, 'Body mass index as an indicator of adiposity among adults with intellectual disability', Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability, vol. 35, no. 2, pp. 116-120.


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Title Body mass index as an indicator of adiposity among adults with intellectual disability
Author(s) Temple, V
Walkley, J
Greenway, K
Year 2010
Journal name Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability
Volume number 35
Issue number 2
Start page 116
End page 120
Total pages 5
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Abstract Body mass index (BMI) has been identified as a key health indicator and determinant of health for people with intellectual disability. Our aim was to examine whether BMI is a useful indicator of adiposity among a sample of adults with intellectual disability.
Subject Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified
Keyword(s) X-Ray Absorptiometry
Down-Syndrome
Obesity
Children
Adolescents
Fatness
People
Bmi
Fat
DOI - identifier 10.3109/13668251003694598
Copyright notice © 2010 Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISSN 1366-8250
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