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Putting Prevention and Treatment of Childhood Obesity in Context

Quiz for CE Credit

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1. BMI is not fool-proof but it is the agreed- upon standard for diagnosing overweight and obesity. Which of the following statements about BMI trends are true?

2. According to Dr. Kurland, lifestyle changes are thought to be the causes of increased BMI in youth. Which of the following lifestyle changes were identified by Dr. Kurland?

3. Which of the following are known factors associated with child obesity?

4. Which of the following are likely factors associated with child obesity?

5. Which of the following were described in the presentation as thoughts to consider when working with patients and families dealing with obesity in the primary care setting?

6. Motivational Interviewing is a conversational approach directed at encouraging behavior change; its origins were in treatment of alcohol and substance abuse.

7. ZYEP uses a model called Encouraging Lasting Changes through the Self-Determination Theory, which includes: Amotivation, External Regulation, Introjected Regulation, Integrated Regulation and Intrinsic Regulation.