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What does PEDNSS stand for?

PEDNSS stands for Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System

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html Data Sources Missouri Nutrition Survey for School Children (NSSC) Pediatric Nutrition Surveillance System (PedNSS) Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System (YRBS) Youth Tobacco Survey (YTS) BMI is evaluated using the following percentile cutoffs (2-18 years) Underwieght BMI-for-age-and-gender is less than the 5th percentile Overweight BMI-for-age-and-gender between the 85th and 94th percentiles Obese BMI-for-age-and-gender is greater or equal to the 95th percentile of BMI exceeding 30 (whichever is smaller)