Glenny, A-M. and O'Meara, S. (1997) A systematic review of the interventions for the prevention and treatment of obesity, and the maintenance of weight loss. Research Report. CRD Report ( 10). NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination , York, UK.
This review was commissioned by the Research and Development Division of the Department of Health to inform the work of the Nutrition Unit by identifying the current state of knowledge of obesity, and to highlight future research needs. The document aims to summarise the evidence about the effectiveness of interventions in preventing and treating obesity, and the maintenance of weight loss, from randomised controlled trials. It focuses on behavioural, dietary, exercise, surgical, pharmacological and complementary interventions.
|Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information:||© 1997 NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York.|
|Institution:||The University of York|
|Academic Units:||The University of York > Centre for Reviews and Dissemination (York)|
|Depositing User:||Repository Officer|
|Date Deposited:||24 Apr 2006|
|Last Modified:||14 Nov 2008 16:09|
|Publisher:||NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination|
|Series Name:||CRD Report|
|Identification Number:||Centre for Reviews and Dissemination Report 10|