Burden of obesity in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study

GBD 2015 Eastern Mediterranean Reg, Ali H. Mokdad, Rahman Shiri

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Original languageEnglish
JournalInternational Journal of Public Health
Volume63
Pages (from-to)165-176
Number of pages12
ISSN1661-8556
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2018
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • Obesity
  • Burden of disease
  • Eastern Mediterranean Region
  • SCHOOL-AGED CHILDREN
  • SYSTEMATIC ANALYSIS
  • PREVALENCE
  • HEALTH
  • METAANALYSIS
  • ENVIRONMENT
  • OVERWEIGHT
  • MORTALITY
  • TRENDS
  • EGYPT
  • 3142 Public health care science, environmental and occupational health

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Burden of obesity in the Eastern Mediterranean Region : findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2015 study. / GBD 2015 Eastern Mediterranean Reg; Mokdad, Ali H.; Shiri, Rahman.

In: International Journal of Public Health , Vol. 63, 05.2018, p. 165-176.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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AU - Moradi-Lakeh, Maziar

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AU - Liu, Patrick

AU - Reitsma, Marissa

AU - Sur, Patrick

AU - Wang, Haidong

AU - Zipkin, Ben

AU - Arnlov, Johan

AU - Abbafati, Cristiana

AU - Abdulle, Abdishakur M.

AU - Abu-Rmeileh, Niveen M. E.

AU - Ahmed, Muktar Beshir

AU - Al-Aly, Ziyad

AU - Alam, Khurshid

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AU - Alkerwi, Ala'a

AU - Altirkawi, Khalid A.

AU - Alvis-Guzman, Nelson

AU - Baune, Bernhard T.

AU - Bedi, Neeraj

AU - Bennett, Derrick A.

AU - Beyene, Addisu S.

AU - Bhutta, Zulfiqar A.

AU - Birhanu, Mulugeta M.

AU - Danawi, Hadi

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AU - Gona, Philimon N.

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