publication . Other literature type . Article . 2004

The Gatehouse Project: can a multilevel school intervention affect emotional wellbeing and health risk behaviours?

Bond, L.; Patton, G.; Glover, S.; Carlin, J.; Butler, H.; Thomas, L.; Bowes, G.;
  • Published: 01 Dec 2004
  • Publisher: BMJ
Abstract
Study objective: The aim of this study was to determine the effect of a multilevel school based intervention on adolescents' emotional wellbeing and health risk behaviours. Design: School based cluster randomised controlled trial. Students were surveyed using laptop computers, twice in the first year of intervention and annually thereafter for a further two years. Setting: Secondary schools. Participants: 2678 year 8 students (74%) participated in the first wave of data collection. Attrition across the waves was less than 3%, 8%, and 10% respectively with no differential response rate between intervention and control groups at the subsequent waves (98% v 96%; 92...
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Medical Subject Headings: education
free text keywords: Evidence Based Public Health Policy and Practice, Absolute risk reduction, Public health, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Health education, Physical therapy, Mental health, Gerontology, business.industry, business, Behavior change, Suicide prevention, Cluster randomised controlled trial, Social environment, Clinical psychology
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publication . Other literature type . Article . 2004

The Gatehouse Project: can a multilevel school intervention affect emotional wellbeing and health risk behaviours?

Bond, L.; Patton, G.; Glover, S.; Carlin, J.; Butler, H.; Thomas, L.; Bowes, G.;