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Obesity Affects Nursing-Care Facility Admission among Whites but Not Blacks

Citation

Zizza, Claire A.; Herring, Amy H.; Stevens, June; & Popkin, Barry M. (2002). Obesity Affects Nursing-Care Facility Admission among Whites but Not Blacks. Obesity Research, 10(8), 816-23.

Abstract

Objective: This study examines whether obese individuals have a greater rate of nursing care facility admission than normal weight individuals.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/oby.2002.110

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Obesity Research

Author(s)

Zizza, Claire A.
Herring, Amy H.
Stevens, June
Popkin, Barry M.

Year Published

2002

Volume Number

10

Issue Number

8

Pages

816-23

Reference ID

1832