(J2) Barriers and facilitators to implementing practices for prevention of childhood obesity in primary care: a mixed methods systematic review ➡ STEPHENSON SUITE

June 16, 2022 from 12:00 pm to 12:20 pm

Speaker: Devashish Ray, Fuse, Newcastle University, UK

This is the first mixed-methods systematic review to report on practice patterns of primary care practitioners and their perceived barriers and facilitators of implementation of those practices. There are very few examples of use of the COM-B model for evidence synthesis in a systematic review. This review used the COM-B model to understand the complexity of implementing practices recommended for prevention of early childhood overweight. The evidence synthesised from this review informed the designing of an intervention, to support practices of Health Visitors in an area in England.