A pediatric weight management program for high-risk populations: a preliminary analysis.

@article{Skelton2008APW,
  title={A pediatric weight management program for high-risk populations: a preliminary analysis.},
  author={Joseph Arnold Skelton and Laure G DeMattia and Glenn Flores},
  journal={Obesity},
  year={2008},
  volume={16 7},
  pages={1698-701}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether a multidisciplinary pediatric weight management program effectively improves BMI, BMI z-score, and cardiovascular risk factors (CVRFs) in high-risk populations. METHODS AND PROCEDURES A retrospective chart review was performed on children seen in the NEW Kids Program at the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, a family-based clinic that treats pediatric obesity using medical management, nutrition education, behavioral intervention, and physical activity. Inclusion… CONTINUE READING

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