Prevalence and familial patterns of night eating in the Québec adipose and lifestyle investigation in youth (QUALITY) study

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dc.contributor.authorLundgren, Jennifer D.-
dc.contributor.authorDrapeau, Vicky-
dc.contributor.authorAllison, Kelly C.-
dc.contributor.authorGallant, Annette-
dc.contributor.authorTremblay, Angelo-
dc.contributor.authorLambert, Marie-
dc.contributor.authorLemieux, Simone-
dc.contributor.authorO’Loughlin, Jennifer-
dc.contributor.authorPérusse, Louis-
dc.contributor.authorStunkard, Albert J.-
dc.coverage.spatialQuébec (Québec)fr
dc.coverage.temporalProfesseurs (Enseignement supérieur)fr
dc.coverage.temporalÉtudiantsfr
dc.coverage.temporalDoctorantsfr
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-12T19:16:36Z-
dc.date.available9999-12-31-
dc.date.issued2012-03-19-
dc.identifier.issn2167-7662fr
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11794/15344-
dc.description.abstractThe prevalence and familial patterns of night eating syndrome (NES) in families enrolled in the Québec Adipose and Lifestyle InvesTigation in Youth (QUALITY) study was examined. Families (n = 395; one child, mother, and father for whom at least one parent was obese or had abdominal obesity) completed the Night Eating Questionnaire (NEQ) as part of a longitudinal study on the development of metabolic disease in children at risk for obesity. Responses on the NEQ were used to establish a diagnosis of NES and to determine the correlation and heritability of NES symptoms in families. Using comprehensive research diagnostic criteria, full threshold NES was rare: 0% of children, 0.5% of mothers, and 0.3% of fathers met criteria. When controlling for age, sex, and BMI, NEQ scores of spouses were not significantly correlated, but mothers' NEQ scores were significantly correlated with the scores of both sons (r = 0.19, P < 0.001) and daughters (r = 0.15, P = 0.05). The heritability of NEQ scores was 0.24 when controlling for age, sex, and BMI. These findings replicate previous research suggesting a low prevalence of night eating behavior in children and the aggregation of NES in families.fr
dc.languageengfr
dc.publisherNAASO, the Obesity Societyfr
dc.titlePrevalence and familial patterns of night eating in the Québec adipose and lifestyle investigation in youth (QUALITY) studyfr
dc.typeCOAR1_1::Texte::Périodique::Revue::Contribution à un journal::Article::Article de recherchefr
dcterms.bibliographicCitationObesity (Silver Spring, Md.), Vol. 20 (8), 1598-1603 (2012)fr
dc.identifier.doi10.1038/oby.2012.80fr
dc.identifier.pubmed22469955fr
dc.subject.rvmSyndrome de fringale nocturne -- Transmissionfr
dc.subject.rvmParents -- Influencefr
rioxxterms.versionVersion of Recordfr
rioxxterms.version_of_recordhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1038/oby.2012.80fr
rioxxterms.project.funder_namePublic Health Service Resource grantfr
rioxxterms.project.funder_nameCanadian Institutes of Health Researchfr
rioxxterms.project.funder_nameHeart and Stroke Foundation of Canadafr
rioxxterms.project.funder_nameFonds de Recherche du Québec - Santéfr
rioxxterms.project.funder_nameUniversity of Missouri-Kansas Cityfr
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