This longitudinal study found no association between objectively measured physical activity and the development of depressive symptoms.
Ho et al compare the effects of diet-only intervention with those of diet plus exercise or exercise only on weight loss and metabolic risk reduction in overweight children. In a related editorial, Crume and Harrod provide commentary.
This cluster-randomized clinical trial assesses the association between the safe delivery smartphone app on neonatal resuscitation knowledge and skills of health care workers in Ethiopia as well as perinatal survival.
This randomized, parallel-group clinical trial reports that aerobic, resistance, and combined training reduced total body fat and waist circumference in obese adolescents.
van der Baan-Slootweg et al determine whether an inpatient treatment program is more effective than an ambulatory program at achieving a sustained weight loss in children and adolescents with severe obesity. Also see the editorial comment by Inge et al.
This review provides a practical review of the presentation, evaluation, and treatment of thyroid disorders commonly encountered in a primary care practice.