The Effects of Passive Smoking on the Six-Minute Walk Test in Obese Pediatric Cases


KAYMAZ N. , Yildirim S. , TEKİN M., AYLANÇ H. , BATTAL F. , Topaloglu N. , ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY, vol.6, no.4, pp.245-249, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/jcrpe.1524
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RESEARCH IN PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.245-249
  • Keywords: Children, obesity, passive smoking, walking test, ENVIRONMENTAL TOBACCO-SMOKE, PARENTAL SMOKING, CHILDREN, EXERCISE, EXPOSURE, INFANTS, HEALTH

Abstract

Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate whether exposure to second-hand smoke affected the six-minute walk test (6MWT) of obese non-asthmatic pediatric cases.