July 2007. Gill T, King L, Hector D, Hattersley L, Farrell L, Chau J.

This Evidence Check review identifies programs that are likely to be effective in preventing obesity when delivered at an Area Health Service level. The report summarises behaviours that have the best potential to prevent obesity in different age groups, and identifies the most promising interventions for achieving these changes in behaviours. The report also makes recommendations regarding the strategies that are likely to be of most value to Area Health Services.