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Table 1 Methodology used in the included studies

From: The role of social networks in the development of overweight and obesity among adults: a scoping review

Research strategy Total Longitudinal design Cross-sectional design Experimental design Literature review
Quantitative 33 9 14 10 0
Qualitative 7 0 7 0 0
Mixed methods 2 0 2 0 0
N/A 3 N/A N/A N/A 3
Total 45 9 23 10 3