Internet delivered behavioral obesity treatment.

  title={Internet delivered behavioral obesity treatment.},
  author={Jean Ruth Harvey-Berino and Delia Smith West and Rebecca Anne Krukowski and Elaine Prewitt and Alan VanBiervliet and Takamaru Ashikaga and Joan M. Skelly},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  volume={51 2},
OBJECTIVES To evaluate the efficacy of an Internet behavioral weight loss program; and determine if adding periodic in-person sessions to an Internet intervention improves outcomes. METHODS 481 healthy overweight adults (28% minority) were randomized to one of 3 delivery methods of a behavioral weight loss program with weekly meetings: Internet (n=161), InPerson (n=158), or Hybrid (Internet+InPerson, n=162). Outcome variables were weight at baseline and 6 months and percent of subjects… CONTINUE READING
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