Role of anthropometric factors, self-perception, and diet on weight misperception among young adolescents: a cross-sectional study
- Autori: Buscemi, S.; Marventano, S.; Castellano, S.; Nolfo, F.; Rametta, S.; Giorgianni, G.; Matalone, M.; Marranzano, M.; Mistretta, A.
- Anno di pubblicazione: 2018
- Tipologia: Articolo in rivista (Articolo in rivista)
- OA Link: http://hdl.handle.net/10447/219062
Adolescence overweight and obesity have increased considerably, and the misperception of their weight status could reduce the efficiency of intervention programs. The aim of this study was to evaluate the prevalence rate of misperception and to assess the relationship between weight perception and anthropometric parameters, self-perception, physical activity, and adherence to the Mediterranean diet.