AWM: Guideline Methods (2014)
General and Specific Methods for Adult Weight Management Guideline
Below are links to both the general methods that the Academy has put in place for evidence analysis and creating the guidelines, as well as the specific search methods and criteria for each question.
Click here to view a description of the Academy's process of evidence analysis and guideline creation.
Methods for Specific Topics
To view descriptions of search criteria and findings for each topic covered in this guideline, click on Specific Methods in the Introduction section.
History of the Development of This Guideline
This guideline is the second edition of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Adult Weight Management Evidence-Based Nutrition Practice Guideline.
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