"Pediatric Obesity" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
BODY MASS INDEX in children (ages 2-12) and in adolescents (ages 13-18) that is grossly above the recommended cut-off for a specific age and sex. For infants less than 2 years of age, obesity is determined based on standard weight-for-length percentile measures.
- Childhood Obesity
- Obesity, Childhood
- Childhood Onset Obesity
- Obesity, Childhood Onset
- Child Obesity
- Obesity, Child
- Childhood Overweight
- Childhood Overweights
- Overweight, Childhood
- Obesity in Childhood
- Infant Obesity
- Obesity, Infant
- Infant Overweight
- Overweight, Infant
- Infantile Obesity
- Obesity, Infantile
- Adolescent Obesity
- Obesity, Adolescent
- Obesity in Adolescence
- Adolescent Overweight
- Overweight, Adolescent
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Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Pediatric Obesity".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pediatric Obesity" by people in Profiles.
Appraisal of Clinical Care Practices for Child Obesity Treatment. Part II: Comorbidities. Pediatrics. 2023 02 01; 151(2).
Appraisal of Clinical Care Practices for Child Obesity Treatment. Part I: Interventions. Pediatrics. 2023 02 01; 151(2).
Clinical Practice Guideline for the Evaluation and Treatment of Children and Adolescents With Obesity. Pediatrics. 2023 02 01; 151(2).
Executive Summary: Clinical Practice Guideline for the Evaluation and Treatment of Children and Adolescents With Obesity. Pediatrics. 2023 02 01; 151(2).
Postnatal Leptin Levels Correlate with Breast Milk Leptin Content in Infants Born before 32 Weeks Gestation. Nutrients. 2022 Dec 08; 14(24).
Infant Red Blood Cell Arachidonic to Docosahexaenoic Acid Ratio Inversely Associates with Fat-Free Mass Independent of Breastfeeding Exclusivity. Nutrients. 2022 Oct 11; 14(20).
Dietary carbohydrates: Pathogenesis and potential therapeutic targets to obesity-associated metabolic syndrome. Biofactors. 2022 Sep; 48(5):1036-1059.
Endotoxin Biomarkers Are Associated With Adiposity and Cardiometabolic Risk Across 6 Years of Follow-up in Youth. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2022 06 16; 107(7):e3018-e3028.
Use of person-centred language among scientific research focused on childhood obesity. Pediatr Obes. 2022 05; 17(5):e12879.
BMI Data Collection and Communication Practices in a Multistate Sample of Head Start Programs. Child Obes. 2022 07; 18(5):309-323.