Clinicians' Implicit and Explicit Attitudes About Weight and Race and Treatment Approaches to Overweight for American Indian Children.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Childhood obesity (Print) (2015)

Abstract:

Obesity is one of the most serious health problems among American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) children. We investigated Indian Health Service (IHS) primary care providers' implicit and explicit attitudes about weight and race and their association with treatment approaches to overweight in children.