Personality traits and obesity: a systematic review

@article{Gerlach2015PersonalityTA,
  title={Personality traits and obesity: a systematic review},
  author={G. Gerlach and S. Herpertz and S. Loeber},
  journal={Obesity Reviews},
  year={2015},
  volume={16}
}
Based on a bio‐social‐ecological systems model of the development and maintenance of obesity, there has been in the last few years a growing research interest in the association of obesity and personality traits. The aim of the present review was a comprehensive and critical evaluation of the existing literature taking into account the methodological quality of studies to enhance our understanding of personality traits associated with body weight, the development of overweight and obesity as… Expand

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