Optimizing Enrollment in Pediatric Obese Patients: Reflections on Recruitment Characteristics
Clinical research involving children and adolescents with obesity is challenging due to recruitment, transportation barriers, parents/guardians working multiple jobs and the need to coordinate the schedule of the participant and the parent/guardian. We describe recruitment efforts and successes for a longitudinal observational study of adolescents with obesity.
Tak, C. R.,
Sherwin, C. M.,
& Mihalopoulos, N. L.
(2016). Optimizing Enrollment in Pediatric Obese Patients: Reflections on Recruitment Characteristics. International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health, 29 (6).