Metrics details. The use of e-health and m-health technologies in health promotion and primary prevention among older people is largely unexplored. A systematic literature review was conducted in October The search for relevant publications was done in the search engine PubMed.
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Social cognitive theory SCT is a well-known theory for designing nutrition education and physical activity programs for adolescents. This systematic review aimed to evaluate the efficacy of intervention studies based on SCT in reducing or preventing overweight and obesity in adolescents. An electronic literature search in PubMed-Medline, Web of Science and Scopus was performed to identify intervention studies based on SCT aiming at preventing or reducing obesity in adolescents. All the articles published up to July were included. Only studies reporting body mass index BMI or its variant as one of the outcome measures were included. From initially identified studies, 12 met the eligibility criteria. Seven had moderate or strong study quality.
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Child protection social work is acknowledged as a very stressful occupation, with high turnover and poor retention of staff being a major concern. This paper highlights themes that emerged from findings of sixty-five articles that were included as part of a systematic literature review. The review focused on the evaluation of research findings, which considered individual and organisational factors associated with resilience or burnout in child protection social work staff. The results identified a range of individual and organisational themes for staff in child protection social work.
Metrics details. Sexually transmitted diseases STDs are a major health problem affecting mostly young people, not only in developing, but also in developed countries. We conducted this systematic review to determine awareness and knowledge of school-going male and female adolescents in Europe of STDs and if possible, how they perceive their own risk of contracting an STD.