Better research needed on childhood obesity, report saysBMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7376.1318/b (Published 07 December 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:1318
- Susan Mayor
Good quality research is needed to inform strategies to prevent and reverse the growing epidemic of childhood obesity, concluded a UK review published last week.
Halting the rising prevalence of childhood obesity is a public health priority in many countries, including the United Kingdom.
The authors of the review—from the Cochrane Heart Group and the …