Skip to main content
Article thumbnail
Location of Repository

Prevalence of Obesity in School-Going Children of Karachi

By Haider Javed Warraich, Faisal Javed, Mohammed Faraz-ul-Haq, Fariha Batool Khawaja and Sarah Saleem
Topics: Research Article
Publisher: Public Library of Science
OAI identifier:
Provided by: PubMed Central

Suggested articles


  1. (2006). Basit A
  2. Clydesdale FM (2005) A review of childhood and adolescent obesity interventions.
  3. (2001). Health status of the Pakistani population: a health profile and comparison with the United States.
  4. (2001). Health status of the Pakistani population.
  5. (2006). High rates of obesity and cardiovascular disease risk factors in lower middle class community in Pakistan: the Metroville Health Study.
  6. (2003). Prevalence and correlates of stunting among children in rural Pakistan.
  7. (2007). Prevalence of obesity, physical inactivity and undernutrition, a triple burden of diseases during transition in a developing economy. The Five City Study Group.
  8. (2007). Rise in Childhood Obesity with Persistently High Rates of Under-nutrition among Urban School Aged Indo-Asian Children. Arch Dis Child.
  9. (2005). Self-rated health in Pakistan: results of a national health survey.
  10. (2003). The new BMI criteria for asians by the regional office for the western pacific region of WHO are suitable for screening of overweight to prevent metabolic syndrome in elder Japanese workers.
  11. (2002). The nutrition transition in Egypt: obesity, undernutrition and the food consumption context.
  12. (2003). Update on the prevalence of malnutrition among children in Asia.
  13. (2008). World Health Organization GSoD, Physical Activity and Health

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.