What interventions are effective for prevention or treatment of childhood obesity?
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Multidisciplinary approaches that utilize compulsory aerobic physical activity and reduce sedentary behavior can reduce weight in obese children (SOR B, based on heterogeneous RCTs). Brief primary care- based counseling has not been shown to have an impact (SOR B, based on heterogeneous RCTs), although more intensive approaches may hold some promise.
Evidence Based Practice 11(3): 04-05.