Overweight and obesity among children at risk of intellectual disability in 20 low and middle income countries.
Occupational Therapy, Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Centre for Disability Research and Policy, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. [email protected]
Centre for Disability Research, Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom. [email protected]
- Published Article
Journal of intellectual disability research : JIDR
- Publication Date
Nov 01, 2016
These results stand in stark contrast to evidence from high income countries which suggest that children with ID are at significantly increased risk of obesity when compared to their non-intellectually disabled peers.
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