Height and body-mass index trajectories of school-aged children and adolescents from 1985 to 2019 in 200 countries and territories: a pooled analysis of 2181 population-based studies with 65 million participants

Rodriguez-Martinez A., Zhou B., Sophiea M. K. , Bentham J., Paciorek C. J. , Iurilli M. L. C. , ...Daha Fazla

LANCET, cilt.396, ss.1511-1524, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 396 Konu: 10261
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s0140-6736(20)31859-6
  • Dergi Adı: LANCET
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1511-1524


Background Comparable global data on health and nutrition of school-aged children and adolescents are scarce. We aimed to estimate age trajectories and time trends in mean height and mean body-mass index (BMI), which measures weight gain beyond what is expected from height gain, for school-aged children and adolescents.