Prevention of progression to severe obesity in a group of obese schoolchildren treated with family therapy.


STUDY OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of family therapy on childhood obesity. DESIGN Clinical trial. One year follow-up. SETTING Referral from school after screening. PARTICIPANTS Of 1774 children (aged 10 to 11), screened for obesity, 44 obese children were divided into two treatment groups. In an untreated control group of 50 obese children… (More)


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