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R Viner

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

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    Viner R. Do adolescent inpatient wards make a difference? Findings from a national young patient survey. Pediatrics. 2007;120:749-55 pubmed
    ..These data support the continued development of adolescent wards in larger general hospitals and children's hospitals. ..
  2. Park M, Skow Ã, De Matteis S, Kessel A, Saxena S, Viner R, et al. Adiposity and carotid-intima media thickness in children and adolescents: a systematic review. BMC Pediatr. 2015;15:161 pubmed publisher
    ..If further studies confirm these findings, a focus on cardiovascular disease prevention efforts in pre-adolescence, before arterial changes have emerged, may be justified. ..
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    Viner R, Haines M, Taylor S, Head J, Booy R, Stansfeld S. Body mass, weight control behaviours, weight perception and emotional well being in a multiethnic sample of early adolescents. Int J Obes (Lond). 2006;30:1514-21 pubmed
    ..Interventions to prevent or treat obesity in black or minority ethnicity groups must consider cultural differences in the relationship between body mass, self-esteem and psychological distress. ..