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Results of a feasibility randomised controlled trial (RCT) for WATCH IT: a programme for obese children and adolescents.

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BACKGROUND: In the evaluation of childhood obesity interventions, few researchers undertake a rigorous feasibility stage in which the design and procedures of the evaluation process are examined. Consequently, phase III studies often demonstrate methodological weaknesses. PURPOSE: Our aim was to conduct a feasibility trial of the evaluation of WATCH IT, a community obesity intervention for children and adolescents. We sought to determine an achievable recruitment rate; acceptability of random...

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10.1177/1740774511424766

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Clinical trials (London, England) More from this journal
Volume:
8
Issue:
6
Pages:
755-764
Publication date:
2011-12-01
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1740-7753
ISSN:
1740-7745
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English
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429970
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2013-11-16

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