Systematic review and meta-analysis of comprehensive behavioral family lifestyle interventions addressing pediatric obesity.

@article{Janicke2014SystematicRA,
  title={Systematic review and meta-analysis of comprehensive behavioral family lifestyle interventions addressing pediatric obesity.},
  author={David M. Janicke and Ric G. Steele and Laurie A Gayes and Crystal S Lim and Lisa M Clifford and Elizabeth M. Schneider and Julia K. Carmody and Sarah C Westen},
  journal={Journal of pediatric psychology},
  year={2014},
  volume={39 8},
  pages={809-25}
}
PURPOSE To conduct a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials examining the efficacy of comprehensive behavioral family lifestyle interventions (CBFLI) for pediatric obesity.  METHOD Common research databases were searched for articles through April 1, 2013. 20 different studies (42 effect sizes and 1,671 participants) met inclusion criteria. Risk of bias assessment and rating of quality of the evidence were conducted.  RESULTS The overall effect size for CBFLIs as compared with… CONTINUE READING
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