JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY, vol.10, no.4, pp.357-363, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY
Obesity, self-esteem, expressed emotion, psychopathology, ATTENTION-DEFICIT/HYPERACTIVITY DISORDER, CHILDHOOD, OVERWEIGHT, RISK, FAMILY
Objective: Obesity is a chronic disease which leads to medical and psychiatric complications. Family climate is a critical factor in the treatment of obesity and comorbid psychiatric disorders. In our study, perceived expressed emotion (EE), psychopathology, self-esteem and emotional and behavioural problems (BP) among obese adolescents were investigated and compared with their non-obese peers.