Study protocol: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial of a 12-week physical activity and nutritional education program for overweight Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p655
Academic Journal
The article offers information on a study to be conducted by the authors related to 12-week nutritional education and physical activity program for obese women of Australia and Torres Strait. It states that obesity is more in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women than non-Indigenous Australian women. It mentions that primary outcome of the program is expected to be change in waist circumference (WC) and secondary are blood pressure and insulin change.


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