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Increased Body Mass Index in Parent-Child Dyads Predicts the Offspring Risk of Meeting Bariatric Surgery Criteria

Markus Juonala, Matthew A Sabin, David Burgner, Michael Cheung, Mika Kahonen, Nina Hutri-Kahonen, Terho Lehtimaki, Eero Jokinen, Juha Koskinen, Paivi Tossavainen, Tomi Laitinen, Jorma SA Viikari, Olli T Raitakari, Costan G Magnussen

The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism | ENDOCRINE SOC | Published : 2015


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Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia)

Funding Acknowledgements

The Cardiovascular Risk in Young Finns Study is supported by the Academy of Finland (Grants 126925, 121584, 124282, 129378 [Salve], 117787 [Gendi], 41071 [Skidi], and 134309 [eye]); the Social Insurance Institution of Finland; the Kuopio, Tampere (Grant X51001 to T.L.), and Turku University Hospital Medical Funds; the Juho Vainio Foundation; the Paavo Nurmi Foundation; the Paulo Foundation, the Finnish Foundation of Cardiovascular Research; the Finnish Cultural Foundation, the Finnish Medical Foundation, the Sigrid Juselius Foundation; Maud Kuistila Foundation; and the Tampere Tuberculosis Foundation and the Emil Aaltonen Foundation. Support was received from National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia) Fellowships APP572504 and APP1064629 (to D.P.B.) and APP1037559 (to C.G.M.). DPB is an honorary National Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellow. Research at Murdoch Childrens Research Institute is supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program. The Heart Research Group at Murdoch Childrens Research Institute is supported by RCH100 and the RCH Foundation.