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Factors Affecting the Prevalence of Obesity Among Primary School Students in Turkey

Tulay Kuzlu Ayyildiz 1 , Meltem Kurtuncu 1 , * , Hulya Kulakci 2 and Sevim Celik 2
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1 Department of Pediatric Nursing, Bulent Ecevit University, Zonguldak, Turkey
2 Department of Nursing, Bulent Ecevit University, Zonguldak, Turkey
Article information
  • Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal: December 1, 2014, 16 (12); e17785
  • Published Online: December 14, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 22, 2014
  • Revised: April 7, 2014
  • Accepted: September 2, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/ircmj.17785

To Cite: Ayyildiz T K, Kurtuncu M, Kulakci H, Celik S. Factors Affecting the Prevalence of Obesity Among Primary School Students in Turkey, Iran Red Crescent Med J. 2014 ; 16(12):e17785. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.17785.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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