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Salutogena faktorer hos Överviktiga Barn: En kvalitativ studie av salutogena faktorers inverkan på överviktiga barns möjligheter till viktnedgång eller viktstabilitet

Beijer, Karin LU (2009) PPT152 20091
Department of Psychology
Abstract (Swedish)
The object of this study is to find if there are any salutogenic factors, and if so, which have an influence on over weighted children’s ability to loose weight or reach weight stability. The study interviewed children registered at the Clinic for obesity as well as staff working there. The children participated in a semi structured interview and answered Antonovsky´s Sense of Coherence scale (SOC-13). The children had reached weight stability 2007-2008. The results showed that the children had had access to several salutogenic factors like a supporting family, friends and hobbies. The children were aware of the significance of a healthy diet and physical activities. The SOC-form showed a degree of coherence corresponding to the mean value... (More)
The object of this study is to find if there are any salutogenic factors, and if so, which have an influence on over weighted children’s ability to loose weight or reach weight stability. The study interviewed children registered at the Clinic for obesity as well as staff working there. The children participated in a semi structured interview and answered Antonovsky´s Sense of Coherence scale (SOC-13). The children had reached weight stability 2007-2008. The results showed that the children had had access to several salutogenic factors like a supporting family, friends and hobbies. The children were aware of the significance of a healthy diet and physical activities. The SOC-form showed a degree of coherence corresponding to the mean value for children of the corresponding age. The families have participated in Standardized Obesities Therapy for Families, SOFT, at the Clinic for obesity. The results of the study are in conformity with previous research. (Less)
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author
Beijer, Karin LU
supervisor
organization
course
PPT152 20091
year
type
H1 - Master's Degree (One Year)
subject
keywords
Sense of coherence (SOC), SOFT, obesity weight stability, risk factors, salutogenetic factors
language
Swedish
id
1439889
date added to LUP
2009-08-17 15:00:15
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2009-08-17 15:00:15
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  abstract     = {The object of this study is to find if there are any salutogenic factors, and if so, which have an influence on over weighted children’s ability to loose weight or reach weight stability. The study interviewed children registered at the Clinic for obesity as well as staff working there. The children participated in a semi structured interview and answered Antonovsky´s Sense of Coherence scale (SOC-13). The children had reached weight stability 2007-2008. The results showed that the children had had access to several salutogenic factors like a supporting family, friends and hobbies. The children were aware of the significance of a healthy diet and physical activities. The SOC-form showed a degree of coherence corresponding to the mean value for children of the corresponding age. The families have participated in Standardized Obesities Therapy for Families, SOFT, at the Clinic for obesity. The results of the study are in conformity with previous research.},
  author       = {Beijer, Karin},
  keyword      = {Sense of coherence (SOC),SOFT,obesity weight stability,risk factors,salutogenetic factors},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Salutogena faktorer hos Överviktiga Barn: En kvalitativ studie av salutogena faktorers inverkan på överviktiga barns möjligheter till viktnedgång eller viktstabilitet},
  year         = {2009},
}