journal1 ›› 2017, Vol. 25 ›› Issue (11): 1113-1116.DOI: 10.11852/zgetbjzz2017-25-11-09

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Study of parents' cognition on the body shape of low grade students' from primary school in urban Guangzhou

LIU Wei,LIN Rong,XIONG Li-hua,CHEN Si-yu,LIN Lin,GUO Chong-shan,LIU Wei-jia   

  1. Guangzhou Center for Disease Control and Prevention,Guangzhou,Guangdong 510440,China
  • Received:2017-03-02 Online:2017-11-10 Published:2017-11-10
  • Contact: LIU Wei-jia,



  1. 广州市疾病预防控制中心,广东 广州 510440
  • 通讯作者: 刘伟佳,
  • 作者简介:刘伟(1983-),男,湖北人,主管医师,硕士学位,主要从事学生常见病预防控制。
  • 基金资助:

Abstract: Objective To study the status of parents' cognition of low grade students in primary school in urban Guangzhou,and to provide new ideas for the development of interventions to control childhood obesity. Methods The height and weight of 3 889 students from Grade 1 to Grade 2 were measured and the body mass index (BMI) was calculated.At the same time,questionnaire surveys were conducted in parents' cognition on the body shape of their children. Results The rates of thin,overweight and obesity were 17.79%,6.69% and 5.86% respectively; 75.03% of the parents were not satisfied with children's body image.The overall adjusted mean of body dissatisfaction score was -0.14,the phenomenon of underestimated children's body existed,especially in son (-0.25) and children in Grade 1 (-0.21). Conclusions Parents of children in Grade 1 to Grade 2 in urban Guangzhou have an obvious underestimation of their children's body,and it is possible to reduce childhood obesity by improving the accuracy of parents' cognition of their children's body.

Key words: pupils, parents, body shape, cognition

摘要: 目的 了解广州市城区小学低年级学生父母对子女体形认知现状,为制订控制儿童肥胖的措施提供新的思路。方法 对广州市3 889名1~2年级学生现场进行身高和体重的测量并计算体质量指数,同时对其父母进行子女体形认知的问卷调查。结果 广州市1~2年级小学生消瘦、超重及肥胖发生率分别为17.79%、6.69%和5.86%;75.03%的学生家长对子女目前的体形不满意,总体形不满意度评分校正均值为-0.14,存在体形低估现象,特别是对儿子(-0.25)及一年级子女(-0.21)体形低估现象更为明显。结论 广州市城区1~2年级学生父母对子女体形认知存在明显低估现象,可考虑通过提高父母对子女体形认知的准确性,达到控制儿童肥胖的目的。

关键词: 小学生, 父母, 体形, 认知

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