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The Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity in Children Under 5 Years in Tehran, Iran, in 2012: A Population-Based Study

Hamid Salehiniya 1 , Kamran Yazdani 1 , Hamed Barekati 2 and Mohsen Asadi Lari 3 , *
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1 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, IR Iran
3 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Research in Cardiovascular Medicine: February 2016, 5 (1); e30425
  • Published Online: January 6, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 31, 2015
  • Revised: June 23, 2015
  • Accepted: July 8, 2015
  • DOI: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.30425

To Cite: Salehiniya H, Yazdani K, Barekati H, Asadi Lari M. The Prevalence of Overweight and Obesity in Children Under 5 Years in Tehran, Iran, in 2012: A Population-Based Study, Res Cardiovasc Med. 2016 ;5(1):e30425. doi: 10.5812/cardiovascmed.30425.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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