Thesis icon

Thesis

Cardiovascular disease risk factors, weight, and the strategies to tackle future risk in school aged children

Abstract:

Background: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) can have its beginnings in childhood, especially if the child is overweight. Without intervention, increased risk factors in childhood track in adulthood, putting the individual at increased risk for early cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. As a result, childhood health outcomes are an increasingly popular area for health research. However, little progress has been made on the most effective way to enable children to lead ...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Files:

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Green Templeton College
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Public Health - Primary Care
Role:
Author

Contributors

Role:
Supervisor
Role:
Supervisor
More from this funder
Funding agency for:
Claire Friedemann
Publication date:
2013
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
Oxford University, UK
URN:
uuid:7612fe59-58c3-4d62-be55-c14c1dd7490e
Local pid:
ora:8373

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP