Stewart, L. and Reilly, John J and Hughes, Adrienne (2009) Evidence-based behavioral treatment of obesity in children and adolescents. Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, 18 (1). pp. 189-198. ISSN 1056-4993Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
Obesity is the most common childhood disease and is widely acknowledged as having become a global epidemic. Well-recognized health consequences of childhood obesity exist, both during childhood and adulthood, affecting health and psychological and economic welfare. The importance of finding effective strategies for the management of childhood obesity has international significance with the publication of various expert reports and evidence-based guidelines in recent years.
|Keywords:||obesity, treatment , adolescents, children, overweight, behavioral treatment , evidence-based , behavioral treatment, Physical geography, Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health, Psychiatry and Mental health|
|Subjects:||Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > Physical geography|
|Department:||Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) > School of Psychological Science and Health > Physical Activity for Health|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||29 Sep 2011 16:27|
|Last modified:||04 May 2016 19:37|