- Use of self-reported height and weight biases the body mass index-mortality associationS W Keith
Department of Biostatistics, Section on Statistical Genetics and Clinical Nutrition Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
Int J Obes (Lond) 35:401-8. 2011..Although measured BMI (BMI(M)) and self-reported BMI (BMI(SR)) correlate highly, self-reports are systematically biased...
- Obesity and mortality: are the risks declining? Evidence from multiple prospective studies in the United StatesT Mehta
Department of Biostatistics, Office of Energetics and Nutrition Obesity Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
Obes Rev 15:619-29. 2014..001) for grade 2-3 obesity. Grade 1 obesity's association with decreased longevity has reduced for older Caucasian men. For Caucasian women, there is evidence of a decline in the obesity YLL association across all ages. ..
- Putative contributors to the secular increase in obesity: exploring the roads less traveledS W Keith
Section on Statistical Genetics, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 0022, USA
Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1585-94. 2006..To investigate plausible contributors to the obesity epidemic beyond the two most commonly suggested factors, reduced physical activity and food marketing practices...