A comparison of body mass index of males and females in the united states and pune, india

  • At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: BIRNIE, Christine (St. John Fisher College, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Rochester, United States)
  • Co-author(s): Caitlyn Janiszewski St. John Fisher College, Rochester, United States
    Aaron Ajegba St. John Fisher College, Rochester, United States
    Sarah Caternolo St. John Fisher College, Rochester, United States
    Megan Harris St. John Fisher College, Rochester, United States
    Christine R Birnie
  • Abstract:

    Background

    Women in many regions of India suffer from issues of gender inequality. Women often have higher rates of malnutrition, low body mass indices and iron deficiency anemia.  Knowledge of these disparities will aid in providing more targeted health education for women in these regions.

    Purpose

    The purpose of this study was to compare the body..

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