Initiative Description: A school nurse-delivered intervention in improving diet and activity and reducing body mass index (BMI) among overweight and obese adolescents including 6-session school nurse-delivered counseling intervention utilizing cognitive-behavioral techniques
Study Results: Improved healthy dietary behavior/choices.
Reference: Pbert L, Druker S, Gapinski MA, Gellar L, Magner R, Reed G, Schneider K, Osganian S. A school nurse-delivered intervention for overweight and obese adolescents. Journal of School Health; 83: 182-193
Level of Evidence: Good