Upton, Dominic and Upton, Penney and Bold, Justine and Peters, D.M. (2009) Regional Evaluation of Weight Management Programmes for Children and Adults. Commissioned by the Department of Health West Midlands. Project Report. University of Worcester.Full text not available from this repository. (Request a copy)
In response to the increasing prevalence of obesity in children andadolescents, numerous interventions with the potential to reduce obesity levels or associated risk of chronic diseases in children and youthshave been implemented across the UK, including the West Midlands. However, few of these interventions have been systematically evaluated and consequently, there is a need to examine their effectiveness. This report outlines an evaluation of seven child weight management programmes that were in place in the West Midlands region during July 2007-July 2009.
|Item Type:||Report (Project Report)|
The electronic full-text can be accessed via the Official URL.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||children, monitoring, evaluation|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > R Medicine (General)|
|Divisions:||Academic Departments > Institute of Sport and Exercise Science|
|Depositing User:||Janet Davidson|
|Date Deposited:||11 Oct 2012 10:35|
|Last Modified:||11 Oct 2012 12:54|
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