SRT-Joy – computer-assisted self-regulation training for obese children and adolescents: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

@inproceedings{Warschburger2015SRTJoyC,
  title={SRT-Joy – computer-assisted self-regulation training for obese children and adolescents: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial},
  author={Petra Warschburger},
  booktitle={Trials},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND Obesity is not only a highly prevalent disease but also poses a considerable burden on children and their families. Evidence is increasing that a lack of self-regulation skills may play a role in the etiology and maintenance of obesity. Our goal with this currently ongoing trial is to examine whether training that focuses on the enhancement of self-regulation skills may increase the sustainability of a complex lifestyle intervention. METHODS/DESIGN In a multicenter, prospective… CONTINUE READING