Journal article

Economic evaluation of a primary care trial to reduce weight gain in overweight/obese children: The LEAP trial

Melissa Wake, Lisa Gold, Zoe McCallum, Bibi Gerner, Elizabeth Waters

Ambulatory Pediatrics | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2008

Grants

Awarded by Public Health Postgraduate National Health and Medical Research Council Scholarship


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Award


Awarded by Australian Health Ministers Advisory Council for Priority Driven Research


Funding Acknowledgements

Funding was provided by the Public Health Postgraduate National Health and Medical Research Council Scholarship (216745) to Z.M. and by National Health and Medical Research Council Career Development Award (284556) to M.W. The LEAP Trial was funded by a grant from the Australian Health Ministers Advisory Council for Priority Driven Research (AHMAC PDR 2001/15: Melissa Wake, Elizabeth Waters, Zoe McCallum). We thank the participating general practitioners and families. We would also like to thank the remaining LEAP research team, whose contributions made this study possible: Louise Baur, Kay Gibbons, Geraldine Naughton, Colin Riess, Jane Gunn, Lena Sanci, Claire Harris, Sharon Foster, Denise Findlay, and Jane Sheehan.