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Recruiting and engaging new mothers in nutrition research studies: lessons from the Australian NOURISH randomised controlled trial
(BioMed Central Ltd., 2012-10-29)
Despite important implications for the budgets, statistical power and generalisability of research findings, detailed reports of recruitment and retention in randomised controlled trials (RCTs) are rare. The NOURISH RCT ...
A narrative account of implementation lessons learnt from the dissemination of an up-scaled state-wide child obesity management program in Australia: PEACH™ (Parenting, Eating and Activity for Child Health) Queensland
(BioMed Central, 2018-03-13)
Background: PEACH QLD translated the PEACH Program, designed to manage overweight/obesity in primary school-aged children, from efficacious RCT and small scale community trial to a larger state-wide program. This paper ...
Minimal change in children’s lifestyle behaviours and adiposity following a home-based obesity intervention: results from a pilot study
(BioMed Central, 2016)
Background/Methods: Families of overweight and obese children require support to make sustainable lifestyle changes to improve their child’s diet and activity behaviours and in turn weight status. The aim of this ...
The NOURISH randomised control trial: positive feeding practices and food preferences in early childhood - a primary prevention program for childhood obesity
(BioMed Central Ltd., 2009)
Primary prevention of childhood overweight is an international priority. In Australia 20-25% of 2-8 year olds are already overweight. These children are at substantially increased the risk of becoming overweight adults, ...