BACKGROUND Recruitment to trials evaluating the effectiveness of childhood obesity management interventions is challenging. We report our experience of recruitment to the Families for Health study, a randomised controlled trial evaluating the effectiveness of a family-based community programme for children aged 6-11 years, versus usual care. We evaluated… (More)
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i Funding: This study was funded by the Illinois State Board of Education under contract with Erikson Institute. Erikson Institute subcontracted with SRI International to assist with the evaluation. Any opinions expressed in this report do not necessarily reflect those of the funding agency. Acknowledgements: We thank the teachers in the Preschool for All… (More)