Group versus one-to-one multi-component lifestyle interventions for weight management: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials.

@article{Abbott2020GroupVO,
  title={Group versus one-to-one multi-component lifestyle interventions for weight management: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials.},
  author={Sally Abbott and E Grace Smith and Bernice J. Tighe and Deborah Lycett},
  journal={Journal of human nutrition and dietetics : the official journal of the British Dietetic Association},
  year={2020}
}
  • S. Abbott, E. Smith, D. Lycett
  • Published 28 December 2020
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Journal of human nutrition and dietetics : the official journal of the British Dietetic Association
BACKGROUND Multi-component lifestyle interventions that incorporate diet, physical activity and behaviour change are effective for weight management. However, it is not clear whether delivery in a group or one-to-one format influences weight loss efficacy. The present study aimed to systematically review the evidence of the effectiveness of group compared to one-to-one multi-component lifestyle interventions for weight management. METHODS MEDLINE, EMBASE, CINAHL, CENTRAL and ISRCTN databases… 

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