Table 3Behavioral intervention trials, sorted by the presence of behavioral management techniques

Study ReferenceAge Range (Mean)
N
Treatment HoursPAFamAge GrpBeh Mod
Savoye et al 2007778–16 (12.1)
n=174
97.512B1
Reinehr et al 2006796–14 (10.4)
n=240
7612B1
Nemet et al 200585Avg age 11.1
n=54
35.7512C1
Mellin et al198710412–18 (15.6)
n=66
2411A1
Golley 2007806–9 (8.2)
n=111
221*2C1
Celio/Doyle et al 20078812–18 (14.5)
n=43
1600A1
Senediak et al 1985846–12 (10.3)
n=45
1202C1
Gillis 20071337–16 (10.6)
n=27
801B1
McCallum et al, 200781,905–9 (7.4)
n=163
402C1
Saelens et al 20028312–16 (14.2)
n=44
3.800A1
Flodmark et al, 199310310–11 (Avg NR)
n=93
2402C0
Rooney 2005825–12 (9.7)
n=98
2102C0
Epstein et al 2008874–7 (5.9)
N=70
(very low)02C0
*

Organized physical activity in only one of two treatment arms

Age Grp=Age Group (A=adolescent, exclusively aged 10 and older; B=age spans younger children and adolescents; C=exclusively aged 12 and younger)

Beh Mod=Behavior Modification (1=Behavior modification employed, 0=not employed)

Organized physical activity in only one of two treatment arms

From: Appendix C,

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