OBESITY

Measures:

Lab Studies:

Additional Lab Studies: May be required in a child with obesity:

Imaging Studies:

Additional Studies for Obesity-Hypoventilation Syndrome:

 Additional Studies for Insulin Resistance:

Additional Studies for Prader-Willi Syndrome:

Standard Anthropometric Measurements: The aim is to estimate the degree of visceral and subcutaneous fat.

Estimation of Skin Thickness:

Risk Assessment Tools:

Questionnaire:

Statistics:


Document Provenance and History

Document Author: Dr. Fazal Danish

Document Created: 29th March 2006

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