Obesity

Evidence-Based Reports

Bariatric Surgery and Nonsurgical Therapy in Adults With Metabolic Conditions and a Body Mass Index of 30.0 to 34.9 kg/m² (June 2013)
Comparative Effectiveness Review

Clinician Counseling To Promote Physical Activity (August 2002) (Archived)
USPSTF Evidence Synthesis

Obesity, Childhood, Prevention (June 2013)
Comparative Effectiveness Review

Obesity and Overweight in Adults, Screening for and Management of (October 2011)
USPSTF Evidence Synthesis

Overweight and Obesity in Adults, Screening and Interventions (December 2003) (Archived)
USPSTF Evidence Synthesis

Overweight, Childhood, Screening and Interventions (July 2005) (Archived)
USPSTF Evidence Synthesis

Thyroid Disease, Screening (January 2004)
USPSTF Evidence Synthesis

Weight Gain, Adults, Prevention (March 2013)
Comparative Effectiveness Review

Weight Management in Children and Adolescents, Effectiveness of Primary Care Interventions (January 2010)
USPSTF Evidence Synthesis

Current as of June 2014
Internet Citation: Obesity: Evidence-Based Reports. June 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/evidence-based-reports/clinical/obesity/index.html