TITLE

Synopsis of the 2006 Canadian clinical practice guidelines on the management and prevention of obesity in adults and children

AUTHOR(S)
Lau, David C. W.
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/10/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 8, p1103
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author presents a summary of the 2006 Canadian clinical practice guidelines on the management and prevention of obesity in adults and children. It suggests that a rigorous, evidence-based approach was used to develop recommendations to guide practitioners to tackle obesity issues. The objectives, the beneficiaries, and the recommendations of the guidelines are outlined.
ACCESSION #
24577267

 

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