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期刊名称: Research in Developmental Disabilities
Volume:33    Issue:2        Page:398-405
ISSN:0891-4222

Overweight and obesity in older people with intellectual disability期刊论文

作者: de Winter C.F Bastiaanse L.P Hilgenkamp T.I.M Evenhuis H.M Echteld M.A
DOI:10.1016/j.ridd.2011.09.022

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页码: 398-405
被引频次: 68
出版者: Elsevier Ltd,PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD,Elsevier B.V
期刊名称: Research in Developmental Disabilities
ISSN: 0891-4222
卷期: Volume:33    Issue:2
语言: English
摘要: ► Obesity as measured by BMI is more prevalent in older people with intellectual than in the general population. ► Using waist circumference and waist-to-hip ratio more obesity than overweight is found in older people with ID, which indicates cardiovascular morbidity risk. ► Risk groups are women, people with higher age, less severe ID, more independent functioning, Down syndrome, less physical activity and use of atypical antipsychotics. Overweight and obesity are major health problems associated with increased cardiovascular disease risk, which is not sufficiently studied in people with intellectual disability yet. The present study was part of the Healthy Ageing in Intellectual Disability (HA-ID) study. The aim of this study was to establish (1) the prevalence of overweight, obesity and body fat percentage in older people with intellectual disability (ID) through measurement of Body Mass Index (BMI), waist circumference, waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and skin fold thickness, and compare this with prevalence of overweight and obesity in the general population, and (2) the association of overweight and obesity with participant and treatment characteristics (gender, age, level of ID, Down syndrome, autism, independent living, smoking, (instrumental) activities of daily living ((I)ADL), physical activity and use of atypical antipsychotic medication) using regression analyses. In this cross-sectional study 945 persons, aged 50 and over with borderline to profound ID, living in central settings, in community settings and independently were included. Overweight and obesity were highly prevalent, with more obesity (26%) than in the general Dutch older population (10%) as measured by BMI, and 46–48% obesity as measured by waist circumference and WHR respectively. Women, people with Down syndrome, higher age, less severe ID, autism, people who are able to eat independently, preparing meals and doing groceries independently, people with physical inactivity and use of atypical antipsychotics were significantly more at risk of being overweight or obese. This merits specific actions by policy makers and clinical practice to improve health outcomes.
相关主题: Body fat percentage, Obesity, Body mass index, Waist circumference, Wasit-to-hip ratio, Intellectual disability, Anthropometry, Aging, Overweight, RISK-FACTORS, MENTAL-RETARDATION, ADULTS, EQUATIONS, PREVALENCE, EDUCATION, SPECIAL, LIFE-STYLE, REHABILITATION, HEALTH, BEHAVIORS, Body Mass Index, Prevalence, Cross-Sectional Studies, Humans, Middle Aged, Risk Factors, Male, Waist Circumference, Overweight - epidemiology, Obesity - epidemiology, Aged, 80 and over, Cardiovascular Diseases - epidemiology, Anthropometry - methods, Female, Obesity - diagnosis, Aged, Overweight - diagnosis, Waist-Hip Ratio, Intellectual Disability - epidemiology, Antipsychotic drugs, Down syndrome,

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