Resources & Publications

WORK PACKAGE 1:

Systematic review of infant feeding interventions 

Registration record: http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/PROSPERO/display_record.asp?ID=CRD42016033492

Progress: 1) Publication submitted 2) Publication on the fidelity of included papers submitted 3) Publication on the behaviour change techniques of included papers completed, writeup ongoing

Parental experiences and perceptions of infant complementary feeding behaviours: a qualitative evidence synthesis

Registration Record: http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/PROSPERO/display_record.asp?ID=CRD42016039652

Progress: Publication submitted

Healthcare professional and parental views and experiences of participating in infant feeding interventions: a qualitative evidence synthesis 

Registration Record: http://www.crd.york.ac.uk/PROSPERO/display_record.asp?ID=CRD42016051347

Progress: Analysis ongoing

Examining the relationship between parental perceptions of children’s weight status and actual weight status using ‘Growing up in Ireland’ infant longitudinal national data 

Progress: Analysis ongoing

WORK PACKAGE 2:

Progress: 1)Interviews with healthcare providers ongoing 2) Focus groups with parents of young infants ongoing

WORK PACKAGE 3: 

Progress: Planning stages

 

 

CHErIsH related publications:

Black, L., Matvienko-Sikar, K., Kearney, P. ‘The association between childcare arrangements and risk of overweight in childhood: a systematic review’, Obesity Reviews. epublication ahead of print – available here

Queally, M., Doherty, E., Finucane, F. and O’Neill, C. ‘Low expectations: Do teachers underestimate the ability of overweight children or the children of overweight mothers?’, Economics and Human Biology, 27(A), 26-32 – available here

CHErIsH related project presentations:

June 2017: ‘The implementation fidelity of infant feeding interventions to prevent childhood obesity: a systematic review’, poster presentation at Knowledge Translation Canada annual meeting (Quebec City, Canada) – available here

January 2017: ‘Using an infant feeding intervention to target childhood obesity: Background, rationale and aims of the HRB Interdisciplinary Capacity Enhancement (ICE) Childhood Obesity project’, presented at SPHERE conference January 2017 (Royal College of Surgeons Ireland) – available here

January 2017: ‘Developing, Implementing and Evaluating a Pilot Complex Intervention to Prevent Childhood Obesity by Improving Early Infant Feeding’, presented at SPHERE conference January 2017 (Royal College of Surgeons Ireland) – available here

March 2017: ‘The implementation fidelity of infant feeding interventions to prevent childhood obesity: a systematic review’, presented at Psychology, Health and Medicine conference March 2017 (Royal College of Surgeons Ireland) – available here

March 2017: ‘Exploring implementation fidelity within complex behaviour change interventions: from physiotherapy to public health research’, presented at the University of East Anglia School of Health Sciences seminar series – available here

 

Other resources:

https://www.breastfeeding.ie/ (HSE approved breastfeeding support website)