Energy balance-related behaviours associated with overweight and obesity in preschool children: a systematic review of prospective studies.

@article{Velde2012EnergyBB,
  title={Energy balance-related behaviours associated with overweight and obesity in preschool children: a systematic review of prospective studies.},
  author={Saskia J Te Velde and Femke van Nassau and L{\'e}onie Uijtdewilligen and Maartje Marieke van Stralen and Greet Cardon and Marieke De Craemer and Yannis Manios and Johannes Brug and Mai J M Chinapaw},
  journal={Obesity reviews : an official journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity},
  year={2012},
  volume={13 Suppl 1},
  pages={56-74}
}
The current review aimed to systematically identify dietary, physical activity and sedentary behaviours in preschool children (4-6 years of age) that are prospectively related to overweight or obesity later in childhood. Prospective studies published between January 1990 and June 2010 were selected from searches in PubMed, EMBASE, PsycINFO, CINAHL and Cochrane Library. Studies examining the prospective association between at least one relevant behaviour measured during preschool period… CONTINUE READING
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