"Food approach" CEBQ subscales of Chilean children (6-12 yrs). Results of case-control analyses (obese versus normal-weight) using the Mann-Whitney test. A: the results are presented as quartiles of eating behavior scores in girls (age 6-12 y). B: quartiles of eating behavior in boys (age 6-12 y). Statistical analyses indicated that positive inclinations were strongly associated with childhood obesity in all the "food approach" subscales except with "desire to drink" subscale.
Santos et al. Nutrition Journal 2011 10:108 doi:10.1186/1475-2891-10-108