Adoption and institutionalization of the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health (CATCH) in El Paso, Texas.

@article{Heath2003AdoptionAI,
  title={Adoption and institutionalization of the Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health (CATCH) in El Paso, Texas.},
  author={Edward M. Heath and Karen J Coleman},
  journal={Health promotion practice},
  year={2003},
  volume={4 2},
  pages={157-64}
}
One goal of national health-promotion research is to disseminate and institutionalize experimentally tested programs in local communities. In 1997, the national Child and Adolescent Trial for Cardiovascular Health (CATCH) was chosen by the Paso del Norte Health Foundation as their first community-wide preventive health initiative for the El Paso, Texas/Ju… CONTINUE READING