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2013 AHA/ACC guideline on lifestyle management to reduce cardiovascular risk: a report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Practice Guidelines.
Preamble and Transition to ACC/AHA Guidelines to The goals of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and the American Heart Association (AHA) are to prevent cardiovascular diseases (CVDs); improve… Expand
Binge eating disorder: A multisite field trial of the diagnostic criteria
Diagnostic criteria have been developed for a new eating disorder, binge eating disorder (BED), to describe the many individuals who have problems with recurrent binge eating but do not engage in the… Expand
Reduction in Weight and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes
OBJECTIVE—The effectiveness of intentional weight loss in reducing cardiovascular disease (CVD) events in type 2 diabetes is unknown. This report describes 1-year changes in CVD risk factors in a… Expand
Binge eating disorder: its further validation in a multisite study.
- R. Spitzer, S. Yanovski, +7 authors R. Horne
- Psychology, Medicine
- The International journal of eating disorders
- 1 March 1993
Binge eating disorder (BED) is a new eating disorder that describes the eating disturbance of a large number of individuals who suffer from recurrent binge eating but who do not regularly engage in… Expand
The Night Eating Questionnaire (NEQ): psychometric properties of a measure of severity of the Night Eating Syndrome.
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the Night Eating Questionnaire (NEQ) as a measure of severity of the Night Eating Syndrome (NES). The 14-item NEQ assesses the behavioral and psychological… Expand
Primary care physicians' attitudes about obesity and its treatment.
OBJECTIVE This study was designed to assess physicians' attitudes toward obese patients and the causes and treatment of obesity. RESEARCH METHODS AND PROCEDURES A questionnaire assessed attitudes… Expand
Behavioral treatment of obesity.
The behavioral treatment of obesity consists of a set of principles and techniques to help overweight individuals modify inappropriate eating and activity habits. As provided in University and… Expand
Systematic Review: An Evaluation of Major Commercial Weight Loss Programs in the United States
A randomized controlled trial of a commercial internet weight loss program.
- L. G. Womble, T. Wadden, B. McGuckin, S. Sargent, Rebecca A. Rothman, E. S. Krauthamer-Ewing
- Obesity research
- 1 June 2004
OBJECTIVE To assess, in a 1-year randomized controlled trial, the efficacy of eDiets.com (a commercial Internet weight loss program) in improving weight, cardiovascular health, and quality of life.… Expand