Understanding Obesity in Youth: A Statement for Healthcare Professionals from the Committee on Atherosclerosis and Hypertension in the Young of the Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young and the Nutrition Committee, American Heart Association

Samuel S. Gidding*, Rudolph L. Leibel, Stephen Daniels, Michael Rosenbaum, Linda Van Horn, Gerald R. Marx

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80 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3383-3387
Number of pages5
Issue number12
StatePublished - Jan 1 1996


  • AHA Medical/Scientific Statements
  • Cardiovascular diseases
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Obesity
  • Risk factors

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Physiology (medical)

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