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A systematic review of interactive multimedia interventions to promote children's communication with health professionals: Implications for communicating with overweight children
BACKGROUND: Interactive multimedia is an emerging technology that is being used to facilitate interactions between patients and health professionals. The purpose of this review was to identify and evaluate the impact of ...
Inattention and hyperactivity in children at risk of obesity: A community cross-sectional study
OBJECTIVE: There is a link between the symptoms of hyperactivity/inattention and overweight in children. Less is known about the factors which might influence this relationship, such as physical and sedentary activity ...
Digital technology to facilitate Proactive Assessment of Obesity Risk during Infancy (ProAsk): a feasibility study
OBJECTIVE: To assess the feasibility and acceptability of using digital technology for Proactive Assessment of Obesity Risk during Infancy (ProAsk) with the UK health visitors (HVs) and parents. DESIGN: Multicentre, pre- ...
Proactive Assessment of Obesity Risk during Infancy (ProAsk): A qualitative study of parents' and professionals' perspectives on an mHealth intervention
Background: Prevention of childhood obesity is a public health priority. Interventions that establish healthy growth trajectories early in life promise lifelong benefits to health and wellbeing. Proactive Assessment of ...
Proactive assessment of obesity risk during infancy (ProAsk): Communicating future risk of childhood overweight to parents through digital technology
Background and aims ProAsk is an interactive digital tool, which includes a validated algorithm based on childhood overweight risk factors. The tool enables Health Visitors (HVs) (Public Health Nurses) to feedback average ...
Incidence of depression and first-line antidepressant therapy in people with obesity and depression in primary care
Objective: The aim of this study was to describe the age- and gender-specific incidence of depression, the dose-response relationship between BMI and risk of depression (Cox proportional hazards), and antidepressant drug ...