Childhood obesity treatment: cost studies

Cost-effectiveness of group and mixed family-based treatment for childhood obesity

The aim of this study was to “compare the cost-effectiveness of two protocols for the delivery of family-based behavioural treatment programme for obese children and their obese parents: standard treatment incorporating a mixture of group and individualised treatment vs. group treatment only.” See more

Cost-effectiveness of intensive inpatient treatment for severely obese children and adolescents in the Netherlands; a randomized controlled trials (HELIOS)

This paper presents “the design of a randomized controled trial comparing the cost-effectiveness of two itnensive one-year inpatient treatments to each other and to usual care for sveerely obese children and adolescents.” See more

Cost-effectiveness of Adolescent Bariatric Surgery

The aim of this study was to develop a model to evaluate the long-term cost-effectiveness of bariatric surgery. See more

Systematic review of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of weight management schemes for the under fives: a short report

The objective of this systematic review was “to search for, review and synthesise studies of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of weight management schemes for the under fives.” See more

Economic evaluation of lifestyle interventions to treat overweight or obesity in children

The objective of this study was “to estimate lifetime cost-effectiveness of lifestyle interventions to treat overweight and obese children, from the UK National Health Service perspective.” See more

Cost-effectiveness of Bariatric Surgery in Adolescents with Obesity

The objective of this study was “to assess the cost-effecitveness of bariatric surgery for adolescents with obesity using recently published results from the Teen-Longitudinal Assessment of Bariatric Surgery study.” See more