Depression screening

Overweight and obesity in Canada: a population health perspective

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Kim D. Raine
Publisher: 
Canadian Institute for Health Information
Publication Date: 
2004
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Synthesizes the current state of knowledge related to: 1) the nature and extent of the problem of obesity, 2) the impact of obesity as a case for prevention and control, 3) a population health perspective on the determinants of obesity, and 4) effectiveness of strategies for addressing obesity and its determinants. Identifies priorities for future policy-relevant research and presents the author's options for promising interventions for reducing population obesity levels.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 155392231X
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