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A Weight Reduction Model for Mildly Retarded Adults Living in Semi-Independent Care Facilities
Journal of Advanced Nursing
  • Anthony F. Rotatori, Northern Illinois University
  • Robert A. Fox, Marquette University
  • Phyllis Parish, R.N., Belleville Public Schools
Document Type
Article
Language
eng
Format of Original
8 p.
Publication Date
3-1-1980
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing
Disciplines
Abstract
A behavioural weight reduction treatment model for use with retarded adults is discussed. The model describes five stages of the treatment programme. Instructional components and techniques are reviewed. The model was designed for implementation by nurses, dieticians, and other nutritional health educators.
Comments

Journal of Advanced Nursing, Vol. 5, No. 2 (March 1980): 179-186. DOI.

Robert Fox was affiliated with Western Illinois University at the time of publication.

Citation Information
Anthony F. Rotatori, Robert A. Fox and Phyllis Parish. "A Weight Reduction Model for Mildly Retarded Adults Living in Semi-Independent Care Facilities" Journal of Advanced Nursing (1980) ISSN: 0309-2402
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/robert_fox/89/