Beyond the “I” in the Obesity Epidemic: A Review of Social Relational and Network Interventions on Obesity
Descriptive overview of intervention studies found pertaining to social relational constructs and obesity.
Social relational construct
Multiple social relational constructs
Social support-social cohesion
Social support-social capital
Social ecological level targeted
Single level target
Multiple level target
Theory or model
Health belief model
Stages of change (transtheoretical model)
Social learning theory (social cognitive theory)
Theory of planned behaviour
Social support theory
Social comparison/influence/modeling theory
Ecological approaches (CBPR, SEM)
Multiple theories, models, or approaches
No reference to theoretical rationale
Conceptual role of social relational construct
+ in theory section indicates the addition of partial references of multiple theories. SEM: social ecological model; CBPR: community-based participatory research.
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