Published on in Vol 16, No 1 (2014): January

How Accurate is Web-Based Self-Reported Height, Weight, and Body Mass Index in Young Adults?

How Accurate is Web-Based Self-Reported Height, Weight, and Body Mass Index in Young Adults?

How Accurate is Web-Based Self-Reported Height, Weight, and Body Mass Index in Young Adults?

Kirrilly Pursey 1*, BND;  Tracy L Burrows 1*, BND, PhD;  Peter Stanwell 2*, PhD;  Clare E Collins 1*, BSC, Dip Nutr&Diet, PhD

1 Faculty of Health and Medicine, Priority Research Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition, University of Newcastle, Callaghan , AU

2 Faculty of Health and Medicine, Priority Research Centre for Translational Neuroscience and Mental Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan , AU

*all authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Tracy L Burrows, BND, PhD
  • Faculty of Health and Medicine
  • Priority Research Centre for Physical Activity and Nutrition
  • University of Newcastle
  • University Drive
  • Callaghan
  • AU
  • Phone: 61 0249215514
  • Email: Tracy.Burrows@newcastle.edu.au