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The views of stakeholders on the role of the primary school in preventing childhood obesity: a qualitative systematic review.

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Schools are increasingly recognized as an ideal setting for interventions to tackle childhood obesity. A better understanding of the views of key stakeholders would help to engage schools and inform the feasibility of such interventions in practice. This meta-synthesis of 18 qualitative studies explores the views of parents, school staff, school governors, school nurses and students on the role of the primary school in preventing childhood obesity. Six categories emerged: 'School as a key set...

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10.1111/obr.12058

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Obesity reviews : an official journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity
Volume:
14
Issue:
12
Pages:
975-988
Publication date:
2013-12-05
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EISSN:
1467-789X
ISSN:
1467-7881
URN:
uuid:a6e4a599-dfe7-481b-8e7b-9b50541ff7d6
Source identifiers:
447067
Local pid:
pubs:447067

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