Effectiveness of interventions targeting physical activity, nutrition and healthy weight for university and college students: a systematic review and meta-analysis

@inproceedings{Plotnikoff2015EffectivenessOI,
  title={Effectiveness of interventions targeting physical activity, nutrition and healthy weight for university and college students: a systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Ronald C Plotnikoff and Sarah A. Costigan and Rebecca L. Williams and Melinda Jane Hutchesson and Sarah G Kennedy and Sara L Robards and Jennifer Dacey Allen and Clare E Collins and Robin Callister and John Germov},
  booktitle={The international journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity},
  year={2015}
}
To examine the effectiveness of interventions aimed at improving physical activity, diet, and/or weight-related behaviors amongst university/college students. Five online databases were searched (January 1970 to April 2014). Experimental study designs were eligible for inclusion. Data extraction was performed by one reviewer using a standardized form developed by the researchers and checked by a second reviewer. Data were described in a narrative synthesis and meta-analyses were conducted when… CONTINUE READING
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