Most paediatricians doubt obesity care
Only one in five paediatricians feels they can make a difference to an obese child’s weight, an Australian study finds.
While most felt confident discussing and assessing obesity, only 18% of paediatricians surveyed were “quite confident” of actually making a difference.
And only 2% were “very confident”, according to the online survey, which included 166 paediatricians from across Australia.
“Our data are consistent