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Active (Opt-In) consent underestimates mean BMI-z and the prevalence of overweight and obesity compared to passive (Opt-Out) consent. Evidence from the healthy together Victoria and childhood obesity study

Strugnell, C, Orellana, L, Hayward, J, Millar, Lynne ORCID: 0000-0001-8435-4735, Swinburn, B and Allender, S (2018) Active (Opt-In) consent underestimates mean BMI-z and the prevalence of overweight and obesity compared to passive (Opt-Out) consent. Evidence from the healthy together Victoria and childhood obesity study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 15 (4). ISSN 1661-7827

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Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: obesity prevalence; BMI; active consent; passive consent; non-participation bias; childhood; school
Subjects: FOR Classification > 1117 Public Health and Health Services
Faculty/School/Research Centre/Department > College of Health and Biomedicine
Depositing User: Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited: 16 Oct 2018 06:16
Last Modified: 17 Oct 2018 03:35
URI: http://vuir.vu.edu.au/id/eprint/37272
DOI: https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph15040747
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