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Exploring the Perspectives of Obese Adolescent Girls
Publication Type:
Journal Article
Qualitative Health Research 23 (10) pg 1369-1376
Objective: To explore the perspectives of obese adolescent girls in regards to their weight and healthDesign: Qualitative using the video intervention/prevention assessment (VIA) method; content analysisSubjects and Setting: 14 obese girls (11 African American, 2 Caucasian, 1 Hispanic), aged 12 to 20 years, all living in urban ncontinued
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Adolescence (13-17 yrs), Adulthood (18 yrs & older), School Age (6-12 yrs)
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Qualitative Study
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