A multicomponent multidisciplinary approach to obesity management

Cochrane, Anita Jane (2014) A multicomponent multidisciplinary approach to obesity management. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This thesis explored the potential of a multi-component and multi-disciplinary approach to obesity management using action research methodologies. A preliminary systems-based model for obesity management was developed based around four meta-components (client factors, practitioner factors, process factors and the environment) and two action theories (action research and action science).

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ID Code: 67914
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD)
Supervisor: King, Neil & Kavanagh, David
Keywords: obesity, action research, multicomponent, multidisciplinary, convergent interviewing
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 10 Mar 2014 00:41
Last Modified: 01 Sep 2015 22:15

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