Journal article

Global, regional, and national prevalence of overweight and obesity in children and adults during 1980-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013

Marie Ng, Tom Fleming, Margaret Robinson, Blake Thomson, Nicholas Graetz, Christopher Margono, Erin C Mullany, Stan Biryukov, Cristiana Abbafati, Semaw Ferede Abera, Jerry P Abraham, Niveen ME Abu-Rmeileh, Tom Achoki, Fadia S AlBuhairan, Zewdie A Alemu, Rafael Alfonso, Mohammed K Ali, Raghib Ali, Nelson Alvis Guzman, Walid Ammar Show all

The Lancet | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2014


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Funding Acknowledgements

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.r This trial was funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. We thank the following individuals for their support of this research: Hideki Higashi, Maziar Moradi-Lakeh, Hmwe Hmwe Kyu, and Matthew Israelson, all from IHME, for their assistance acquiring data for analysis; Gulnoza Usmanova, Hyo Young Lee, and Hoang T Dieu-Hien, for translation of surveys into English; Casey M Graves (IHME) for helping to extract data for analysis. No individuals acknowledged received additional compensation for their efforts.