2008 - A personal-contact weight-loss maintenance intervention reduced weight regain in overweight and obese adults

Cheskin, Lawrence J.
July 2008
ACP Journal Club;7/15/2008, Vol. 149 Issue 1, p3
Academic Journal
The article presents a study that was conducted by L.P. Svetkey and colleagues on whether weight-loss maintenance interventions reduce weight regain in overweight or obese adults who have recently lost weight. For the study around 1032 overweight or obese adults 28 to 83 years of age who had lost <4 kg in the past 6 months during a group weight-loss program were considered.


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