Development and validation of a weight-related eating questionnaire.

  title={Development and validation of a weight-related eating questionnaire.},
  author={Susan M Schembre and Geoffrey W Greene and Kathleen J. Melanson},
  journal={Eating behaviors},
  volume={10 2},
The objective of this study was to develop an improved weight-related eating questionnaire (WREQ) that reflects recent advancements in the assessment and understanding of theory-based eating behaviors. A sequential process of measurement development was used to construct this brief but comprehensive questionnaire. By factor analysis and structural equation modeling, a 16-item, four-factor structure was found to best fit the data. This newly developed questionnaire measures two constructs of… CONTINUE READING

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