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Childhood obesity: implications for pediatric dentists

Having in mind current pandemic of childhood obesity, pediatric dentists should be involved in screening, prevention and early treatment. If unhealthy lifestyle, dietary habits and increasing body weight are observed in dental office, parents should be educated and patients should be referred to pediatrician and nutritionist.

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Journal of Cranio-Maxilary Diseases
Volume / Volumen: 3
Number / Número: 2
First and last pages / Páginas inicial-final: 73-74
Year / Año: 2014
Month / Mes: july

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Mother and Child Health Care Institute of Serbia Dr. Vukan Cupic, Department of Endocrinology, Belgrade, Serbia, Serbia

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Obesidad Infantil: importancia para los odontólogos pediatras

Si se tiene en cuenta la pandemia actual de obesidad en la infancia, los odontólogos pediatras deberían involucrarse en el rastreo, la prevención y el tratamiento precoz. Cuando en el consultorio odontológico se comprueban hábitos de vida y dietarios no saludables y aumento del peso corporal, los padres deberían ser asesorados y los enfermos deberían ser derivados a pediatras y nutricionistas.
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Other articles written by the author Rade Vukovic
Otros artículos de Rade Vukovic

Vukovic R, Zdravkovic D, Mitrovic K, Milenkovic T, Todorovic S, Vukovic A, Soldatovic I. Metabolic syndrome in obese children and adolescents in Serbia: prevalence and risk factors. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab 28(7-8):903-909, 2015.
Vukovic R, Milenkovic T, Mitrovic K, Todorovic S, Plavsic L, Vukovic A, Zdravkovic D. Preserved insulin sensitivity predicts metabolically healthy obese phenotype in children and adolescents. Eur J Pediatr 2015 [Epub ahead of print].
Vukovic R, Mitrovic K, Milenkovic T, Todorovic S, Soldatovic I, Sipetic-Grujicic S, Zdravkovic D. Insulin-sensitive obese children display a favorable metabolic profile. Eur J Pediatr 172(2):201-206, 2013.
Vukovic R, Mitrovic K, Milenkovic T, Todorovic S, Zdravkovic D. Type 2 diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose regulation in overweight and obese children and adolescents living in Serbia. Int J Obes (Lond) 36(11):1479-1481, 2012.

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Rade Vukovic was invited by SIIC on
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2014, october 17
  The authors' report was accepted on
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2020, july 18
The authors' report was accepted on
La crónica del autor fue aprobada el
2020, july 18
Published in siicsalud
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2020, october 16

The article is strictly related to the following sections of siicsalud
El artículo se relaciona estrictamente con las siguientes secciones de siicsalud

/ Odontología
/ Pediatría

and secondarily related to the following sections

y secundariamente con las siguientes secciones

Endocrinology and Metabolism
Endocrinología y Metabolismo


Public Health
Salud Pública

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Childhood Obesity and Oral Health

Author / Autor
Ana Vukovic1

1 Dmd, Phd, Department Of Pediatric And Preventive Dentistry, School Of Dental Medicine, University Of Belgrade, Assistant Lecturer

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