• Intervention
    In children ages 2-5, what is the effectiveness of using balanced macronutrient, reduced calorie dietary interventions for treating childhood obesity?
    • Conclusion

      No studies were identified that used a reduced-calorie, balanced-macronutrient intervention to treat pediatric obesity in pre-school children (ages two to five).

    • Grade: V
      • Grade I means there is Good/Strong evidence supporting the statement;
      • Grade II is Fair;
      • Grade III is Limited/Weak;
      • Grade IV is Expert Opinion Only;
      • Grade V is Not Assignable.
      • High (A) means we are very confident that the true effect lies close to that of the estimate of the effect;
      • Moderate (B) means we are moderately confident in the effect estimate;
      • Low (C) means our confidence in the effect estimate is limited;
      • Very Low (D) means we have very little confidence in the effect estimate.
      • Ungraded means a grade is not assignable.
    • Search Plan and Results: Diet Therapy: Balanced Macronutrient 2005