ALIFE@Work: a randomised controlled trial of a distance counselling lifestyle programme for weight control among an overweight working population [ISRCTN04265725]

@article{Wier2006ALIFEWorkAR,
  title={ALIFE@Work: a randomised controlled trial of a distance counselling lifestyle programme for weight control among an overweight working population [ISRCTN04265725]},
  author={Marieke F. van Wier and Geertje A. M. Ari{\"e}ns and J. Caroline Dekkers and Ingrid J. M. Hendriksen and Nico P. Pronk and Tjabe Smid and Willem van Mechelen},
  journal={BMC Public Health},
  year={2006},
  volume={6},
  pages={140 - 140}
}
BackgroundThe prevalence of overweight is increasing and its consequences will cause a major public health burden in the near future. Cost-effective interventions for weight control among the general population are therefore needed. The ALIFE@Work study is investigating a novel lifestyle intervention, aimed at the working population, with individual counselling through either phone or e-mail. This article describes the design of the study and the participant flow up to and including… CONTINUE READING

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