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Inequalities in the uptake of weight management interventions in a pragmatic trial: an observational study in primary care.

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Background: Primary care referral to a commercial open-group behavioural weight-loss programme is a cost-effective intervention, but only 10% of patients receiving this intervention are male. Aim: To explore whether observed biases in participation in these interventions reflect biases in the uptake of the invitation to participate. Design and setting: Comparison of invited population and recruited participants in a multicentre randomised c... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3399/bjgp16X684337

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Royal College of General Practitioners Publisher's website
Journal:
British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners Journal website
Publication date:
2016-01-01
Acceptance date:
2015-09-15
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EISSN:
1478-5242
ISSN:
0960-1643
Source identifiers:
608599
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English
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2016-03-29

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