- Childhood obesity and medical neglectTodd Varness
Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792 4108, USA
Pediatrics 123:399-406. 2009..In these limited cases, a trial of enforced treatment outside the home may be indicated, to protect the child from irreversible harm...
- Reliable prediction of insulin resistance by a school-based fitness test in middle-school childrenTodd Varness
Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, H4 4 Clinical Science Center, 600 Highland Avenue, Madison, WI 53792 4108, USA
Int J Pediatr Endocrinol 2009:487804. 2009..Simple school-based measures of childhood fitness (PACER) and fatness (BMI z score) could be used to identify childhood risk for IR and evaluate interventions...