Melissa Jones


  1. Childhood obesity in the primary health care setting Introduction

    A healthy start to life is fundamental to enable children to reach their full potential. The percentage of obese children within New Zealand has substantially increased over the past seven years (Ministry of Health, 2013). Child obesity has become a clinical practice issue, particularly in the primary health care setting. This literature review aims to identify a clinical practice issue from a clinical setting and demonstrate the use of the PECOT model to form a refined search ques…