Longitudinal age-and cohort trends in body mass index in Sweden - a 24-year follow-up study

KARADAĞ ÇAMAN Ö. , Calling S., Midlov P., Sundquist J., Sundquist K., Johansson S.

BMC PUBLIC HEALTH, cilt.13, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Background: The aim of this longitudinal study was to analyze whether mean Body Mass Index (BMI), assessed at four occasions, changed within different age groups and birth cohorts over time, i.e., between 1980/81 and 2004/05, after adjustment for possible confounders.