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ERIC Number: EJ277681
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Feb
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School-Based Intervention for Adolescent Obesity: Analysis of Treatment, Randomly Selected Control, and Self-Selected Control Subjects.
Lansky, David; Vance, Mary Ann
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v51 n1 p147-48 Feb 1983
Assigned children (N=114) from stratified blocks of percentage overweight to a comprehensive behavioral program or to a no-treatment condition. The average child in treatment declined to percentage overweight 5.71%; children in the control group gained 2.41%. Parental participation was correlated with weight change among children in the treatment group. (Author/RC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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