Growth & Development

Body mass index trajectories in early life is predictive of cardiometabolic risk.

Body Mass Index Trajectories in Early Life Is Predictive of Cardiometabolic Risk [internet]. 2020 [cited May 2021]; JPEDS

Yuan Y et al.

This study identifies distinct body mass index trajectories across the life-course and explore the effects of body mass index on the adult cardiovascular disease outcomes. It highlighted that increases in body mass index was associated with subsequent increases in cardiovascular disease risk outcomes.