Marja Kalavainen

Summary

Affiliation: Kuopio University Hospital
Country: Finland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of group-based treatment for childhood obesity compared with routinely given individual counseling
    M P Kalavainen
    Departments of Pediatrics and Clinical Nutrition, Kuopio University Hospital, SF 70100 Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1500-8. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of routine and group programs for treatment of obese children
    Marja Kalavainen
    Department of Pediatrics, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Pediatr Int 51:606-11. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Long-term efficacy of group-based treatment for childhood obesity compared with routinely given individual counselling
    M Kalavainen
    Departments of Pediatrics and Clinical Nutrition, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:530-3. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Impact of childhood obesity treatment on body composition and metabolic profile
    Marja Kalavainen
    Departments of Pediatrics and Clinical Nutrition, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    World J Pediatr 8:31-7. 2012

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of group-based treatment for childhood obesity compared with routinely given individual counseling
    M P Kalavainen
    Departments of Pediatrics and Clinical Nutrition, Kuopio University Hospital, SF 70100 Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1500-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to compare the efficacy of group treatment stressing a health-promoting lifestyle with routine counseling in the treatment of childhood obesity...
  2. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of routine and group programs for treatment of obese children
    Marja Kalavainen
    Department of Pediatrics, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Pediatr Int 51:606-11. 2009
    ..Cost-effectiveness analyses facilitate the allocation of health care resources. The aim of the study was to compare the cost-effectiveness of group treatment, already known to be more effective, with routine counseling in obese children...
  3. doi request reprint Long-term efficacy of group-based treatment for childhood obesity compared with routinely given individual counselling
    M Kalavainen
    Departments of Pediatrics and Clinical Nutrition, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    Int J Obes (Lond) 35:530-3. 2011
    ..As published earlier, group treatment was more effective than routine counselling in the treatment of 7-9 year-old obese children in the short term...
  4. doi request reprint Impact of childhood obesity treatment on body composition and metabolic profile
    Marja Kalavainen
    Departments of Pediatrics and Clinical Nutrition, Kuopio University Hospital, Kuopio, Finland
    World J Pediatr 8:31-7. 2012
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