This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of a technology-enhanced vs a standard behavioral weight loss intervention on achieving weight loss over 24 months among adults.
This commentary describes a report published in JAMA Pediatrics summarizing a National Institutes of Health workshop about primary care clinician involvement in preventing early childhood obesity.
This Recommendation Statement from the US Preventive Services Task Force recommends that clinicians screen for obesity in children and adolescents 6 years and older and offer or refer them to comprehensive, intensive behavioral interventions to promote improvements in weight (B recommendation).
This Evidence Report and systematic review to support the 2017 US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement on screening for obesity summarizes current evidence on the benefits and harms of screening and treatment for obesity and overweight in children and adolescents.
This population-based epidemiology study uses Washington State birth and hospitalization data to assess the association between prepregnancy body mass index and severe morbidity or mortality during pregnancy.
This population epidemiology study uses Canadian national health care and census data to estimate changes in overweight/obesity and diabetes prevalence by neighborhood walkability index between 2001 and 2012.
This randomized clinical trial assesses whether combination naltrexone-bupropion treatment in overweight and obese patients increases major adverse cardiovascular events (MACE) compared with placebo.
This randomized trial reports that the addition of metformin to insulin does not improve glycemic control in overweight adolescents with type 1 diabetes and increases incidence of gastrointestinal adverse events.
This cohort study uses Swedish national registry data to examine associations between maternal body mass index and rates of cerebral palsy among their singleton children.
Kushner and Ryan review current best practices for assessment and lifestyle management of obesity and describe how updated guidelines can be applied to individual patients.
Jones-Smith and coauthors longitudinally assessed whether openings or expansions of American Indian–owned casinos were associated with childhood overweight/obesity risk in 117 school districts encompassing tribal lands in California. Halfon comments in an editorial.
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