TITLE

New charts define obese children

PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
GP: General Practitioner;4/26/2002, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the comprehensive identification of children with type-2 diabetes in Great Britain. Details on the childhood obesity guidance; Confidence of doctors in diagnosing child obesity; Aims of the obesity guidance.
ACCESSION #
6728632

 

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