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Peer Review Status: Refereed
Title: Interventions for treating children and adolescents with overweight and obesity: an overview of Cochrane reviews
Author(s): Ells, Louisa J
Rees, Karen
Brown, Tamara
Mead, Emma
Al-Khudairy, Lena
Azevedo, Liane
McGeechan, Grant J
Baur, Louise
Loveman, Emma
Clements, Heather
Rayco-Solon, Pura
Farpour-Lambert, Nathalie
Demaio, Alessandro
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Issue Date: Nov-2018
Citation: Ells LJ, Rees K, Brown T, Mead E, Al-Khudairy L, Azevedo L, McGeechan GJ, Baur L, Loveman E, Clements H, Rayco-Solon P, Farpour-Lambert N & Demaio A (2018) Interventions for treating children and adolescents with overweight and obesity: an overview of Cochrane reviews. International Journal of Obesity, 42 (11), pp. 1823-1833.
Abstract: Children and adolescents with overweight and obesity are a global health concern. This is an integrative overview of six Cochrane systematic reviews, providing an up-to-date synthesis of the evidence examining interventions for the treatment of children and adolescents with overweight or obesity. The data extraction and quality assessments for each review were conducted by one author and checked by a second. The six high quality reviews provide evidence on the effectiveness of behaviour changing interventions conducted in children
DOI Link: 10.1038/s41366-018-0230-y
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