Applying a technology‐based system for weight loss in adults with obesity

@inproceedings{Rogers2016ApplyingAT,
  title={Applying a technology‐based system for weight loss in adults with obesity},
  author={Renee J. Rogers and Wei Lang and Bethany Barone Gibbs and Kelliann K. Davis and Lora E. Burke and Sara J Kovacs and L. A. Portzer and John M Jakicic},
  booktitle={Obesity science & practice},
  year={2016}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to compare an in-person, group-based behavioral weight loss intervention to technology-based interventions in adults with obesity. METHODS Adults (N = 39; body mass index: 39.5 ± 2.8 kg m-2; age: 39.9 ± 11.5 years) participated in a 6-month program with randomization to one of three intervention groups: standard behavioral weight loss, a technology-based system combined with a monthly intervention telephone call (TECH) or an enhanced technology-based system… CONTINUE READING