Randomised controlled trial of four commercial weight loss programmes in the UK: initial findings from the BBC "diet trials".

@article{Truby2006RandomisedCT,
  title={Randomised controlled trial of four commercial weight loss programmes in the UK: initial findings from the BBC "diet trials".},
  author={Helen Truby and Sue Baic and Anne deLooy and Kenneth R. Fox and M Barbara E Livingstone and Catherine M Logan and Ian Macdonald and Linda M Morgan and Moira A Taylor and Douglas Millward},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={2006},
  volume={332 7553},
  pages={1309-14}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the effectiveness of four commercial weight loss diets available to adults in the United Kingdom. DESIGN Six month multicentre randomised unblinded controlled trial. SETTING Community based sample of otherwise healthy overweight and obese adults. INTERVENTIONS Dr Atkins' new diet revolution, Slim-Fast plan, Weight Watchers pure points programme, and Rosemary Conley's eat yourself slim diet and fitness plan. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Weight and body fat changes over six… CONTINUE READING
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