Parents' views and experiences of childhood obesity management in primary care: a qualitative study.

@article{Turner2012ParentsVA,
  title={Parents' views and experiences of childhood obesity management in primary care: a qualitative study.},
  author={Katrina M. Turner and Christopher Salisbury and Julian P. H. Shield},
  journal={Family practice},
  year={2012},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={476-81}
}
BACKGROUND Primary care has been viewed as an appropriate setting for childhood obesity management. Little is known about parents' views and experiences of obesity management within this clinical setting. These views and experiences need to be explored, as they could affect treatment success. OBJECTIVE To explore parents' views and experiences of primary care as a treatment setting for childhood obesity. METHODS In-depth interviews were held with 15 parents of obese children aged 5-10 years… CONTINUE READING
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