High Socioeconomic Status and Key Risk Factors of Overweight and Obesity among Rural-to-Urban Migrant 7-10y-old Children in Shanghai, China

  • Jinkui LU Key Laboratory of Adolescent Health Assessment and Exercise Intervention of Ministry of Education, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200241, PR China AND School of Physical Education & Health Care, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200241, PR China
  • Xiaojian YIN Key Laboratory of Adolescent Health Assessment and Exercise Intervention of Ministry of Education, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200241, PR China AND School of Physical Education & Health Care, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200241, PR China
  • Yuqiang DENG School of Sports Science, Nantong University, Nantong, 226019, PR China
  • Liu JI Mail Key Laboratory of Adolescent Health Assessment and Exercise Intervention of Ministry of Education, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200241, PR China AND School of Physical Education & Health Care, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200241, PR China
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Abstract

High Socioeconomic Status and Key Risk Factors of Overweight and Obesity among Rural-to-Urban Migrant 7-10y-old Children in Shanghai, China

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Published
2017-03-14
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LU J, YIN X, DENG Y, JI L. High Socioeconomic Status and Key Risk Factors of Overweight and Obesity among Rural-to-Urban Migrant 7-10y-old Children in Shanghai, China. Iran J Public Health. 46(3):420-421.
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