Metabolic syndrome and associated factors in Iranian children and adolescents: the CASPIAN-V study


Heshmat R., Hemati Z., Qorbani M., Asl L. N. , Motlagh M. E. , Ziaodini H., ...More

JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR AND THORACIC RESEARCH, vol.10, no.4, pp.214-220, 2018 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.15171/jcvtr.2018.37
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR AND THORACIC RESEARCH
  • Page Numbers: pp.214-220

Abstract

Introduction: Metabolic syndrome (MetS) is one of the common metabolic disorders seen in children and adolescents. This study aims to assess the rate of the MetS and its associated factors in a nationally-representative sample of Iranian pediatric age groups. 3