The aim of this review is “to identify current family-based practice internationally for the prevention and treatment of childhood overweight and obesity and to examine current Irish Programmes so that best practice recommendations can be drawn up.” See more.
This paper presents “the design of a randomized controlled trial comparing the cost-effectiveness of two itnensive one-year inpatient treatments to each other and to usual are for severely obese children and adolescents.” See more.
The objective of this randomised controlled trial was “to examine the acceptability and effectiveness of 'family-based behavioural treatment' (FBBT) for childhood obesity in an ethnically and social diverse sample of families in a UK National Health Service (NHS) setting.” See more.
The purpose of this report was “to faciliate the development of an action plan and implementation of the strategy dimensions around childhood obesity by providing evidence-based policy options adapted to the national context.” See more.
The primary aim of the study is “to describe a behavioural family-centred, group-based treatment programme for childhood obesity in Malaysia - the MASCOT.” See more.
This paper “describes the up-scaling of Go4Fun in New South Wales and the characteristics of the population it has reached and retained since inception in 2009,including characteristics of children who completed and did not copmlete the programme.” See more.
The objective of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of the Mind, Exercise, Nutrition, Do it (MEND) Programme. See more.
The aim of this study was “to report outcomes from the UK service level delivery of MEND 5-7.” See more.
The objective of this study was “to evaluate the effectiveness of the Nereu Program in improving anthropometric parameters, physical activity and sedentary behaviours, and dietary intake.” See more.
The Nereu Programme in Andorra is showcased in this publication of case stories on intersectoral action for health. See more.
The objective of this study was “to report outcomes over 5 years in adolescents follow Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB) or conservative treatment in a Swedish nationwide prospective non-randomised controlled study, with an additional matched adult comparison group undergoing RYGB.” See more.