Long-term effects of an inpatient weight-loss program in obese children and the role of genetic predisposition-rationale and design of the LOGIC-trial

@inproceedings{Rank2012LongtermEO,
  title={Long-term effects of an inpatient weight-loss program in obese children and the role of genetic predisposition-rationale and design of the LOGIC-trial},
  author={Melanie Rank and Monika Siegrist and Desiree C. Wilks and Bernhard Haller and Bernd Wolfarth and Helmut Langhof and Martin Halle},
  booktitle={BMC pediatrics},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND The prevalence of childhood obesity has increased worldwide, which is a serious concern as obesity is associated with many negative immediate and long-term health consequences. Therefore, the treatment of overweight and obesity in children and adolescents is strongly recommended. Inpatient weight-loss programs have shown to be effective… CONTINUE READING