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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Rauh, Kathrin; Gabriel, Elisabeth; Kerschbaum, Eva; Schuster, Tibor; von Kries, Ruediger; Amann-Gassner, Ulrike; Hauner, Hans 
Title:
Safety and efficacy of a lifestyle intervention for pregnant women to prevent excessive maternal weight gain: a cluster-randomized controlled trial. 
Abstract:
Excessive gestational weight gain (GWG) is associated with short- and long-term health problems among mothers and their offspring. There is a strong need for effective intervention strategies targeting excessive GWG to prevent adverse outcomes.We performed a cluster-randomized controlled intervention trial in eight gynecological practices evaluating the feasibility and effectiveness of a lifestyle intervention presented to all pregnant women; 250 healthy, pregnant women were recruited for the s...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 
Year:
2013 
Journal volume:
13 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
151 
Language:
eng 
TUM Institution:
Klinik für Ernährungsmedizin; Institut für Medizinische Statistik und Epidemiologie