Capacity-oriented approaches to developing childhood obesity interventions: a systematic review.

@article{Foster2018CapacityorientedAT,
  title={Capacity-oriented approaches to developing childhood obesity interventions: a systematic review.},
  author={Byron Alexander Foster and Eugene Yujun Fu and N Bendiks and Christine S Gaspard and Maryam Sharifi},
  journal={Clinical obesity},
  year={2018},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={
          95-104
        }
}
Capacity-oriented approaches to health interventions seek to empower the target population or community to manage the health issue themselves using resources they can control. Positive deviance, resilience and asset-based approaches are three such methods of developing and implementing health interventions. This study aimed to review the efficacy of interventions explicitly applying these methods in addressing childhood obesity using adiposity as the primary outcome, measured by standardized… CONTINUE READING
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