School environment factors were associated with BMI among adolescents in Xi'an City, China

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p792
Academic Journal
The article presents a research conducted on investigating school environment factors associated with body mass index (BMI) in Xi'an City, China. It highlights the method used in the research and findings of the research. It mentions that socio-demographic factors, alongwith height and weight of students were examined in the research. It concludes that urgent actions are required to be to address the obesogenic elements of school environments.


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