Child BMI Over Time and Parent-Perceived Overweight
Melissa Wake, Jessica A Kerr, Pauline W Jansen
Pediatrics | AMER ACAD PEDIATRICS | Published : 2018
Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council
Awarded by Dutch Diabetes Foundation
In this article, unit record data from Growing Up in Australia, the Longitudinal Study of Australian Children, are used. The study is conducted in partnership with the Australian Department of Social Services, the Australian Institute of Family Studies, and the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The findings and views reported are those of the authors and should not be attributed to the Australian Department of Social Services, the Australian Institute of Family Studies, or the Australian Bureau of Statistics. Dr Wake was supported by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Senior Research Fellowship 1046518 and by Cure Kids New Zealand. Dr Jansen was supported by a grant from the Dutch Diabetes Foundation (grant 2013.81.1664). Research at the Murdoch Children's Research Institute is supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program. The researchers were independent of the funders.