Mortality and Overweight

Mortality and Overweight

Association of All-Cause Mortality With Overweight and Obesity Using Standard Body Mass Index Categories: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Katherine M. Flegal, PhD; Brian K. Kit, MD; Heather Orpana, PhD; Barry I. Graubard, PhD
JAMA. 2013;309(1):71-82. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.113905.



5 responses to “Mortality and Overweight

  1. see also the editorial:

    Does Body Mass Index Adequately Convey a Patient’s Mortality Risk?
    Steven B. Heymsfield, MD; William T. Cefalu, MD
    JAMA. 2013;309(1):87-88. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.185445.

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  3. Usman Sattar

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  4. Eur Heart J. 2012 Jan;33(2):213-20. doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehr205. Epub 2011 Jun 30.
    Prevalence of cardiovascular disease risk factor in the Chinese population: the 2007-2008 China National Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders Study.

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