Posts Tagged ‘psychology’


September 27th, 2009

Using web-based approachWeb-based Weight Loss in Primary Care: A Randomize…[Obesity (Silver Spring). 2009] – PubMed Result

Preventing weight gain among new mothers Weight, physical activity and dietary behavior cha…[Nutr J. 2009] – PubMed Result . See also Preventing weight gain: the baseline weight relate…[BMC Public Health. 2009] – PubMed Result, and Health Hunters–an intervention to prevent overwei…[Int J Obes (Lond). 2006] – PubMed Result

Modest benefits of community cardiovascular prevention program in women Outcomes of National Community Organization Cardio…[J Cardiovasc Transl Res. 2009] – PubMed Result

Primary Care Treatment of obesity in primary care practice in t…[J Gen Intern Med. 2009] – PubMed Result

Weight loss advice U.S. obese adults receive from …[Prev Med. 2008] – PubMed Result

Are healthcare professionals advising obese patien…[MedGenMed. 2005] – PubMed Result

Psychological interventions for overweight or obes…[Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2005] – PubMed Result

Obesity-Related Costs

September 27th, 2009

U.S. Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS) papers on obesity

Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Home

Workers’ Compensation

Obesity and workers’ compensation: results from th…[Arch Intern Med. 2007] – PubMed Result


See Rand Report: RAND Research Brief | Obesity and Disability: The Shape of Things to Come

Impact of obesity on disability in the United States:

The interaction of obesity and psychological distr…[Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2009] – PubMed Result

Disability pension, employment and obesity status:…[Obes Rev. 2008] – PubMed Result

Obesity status and sick leave: a systematic review. [Obes Rev. 2009] – PubMed Result

The relationship between overweight and obesity, a…[Int J Obes (Lond). 2009] – PubMed Result

Sick leave and disability pension before and after…[Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord. 1999] – PubMed Result

Occupation-specific absenteeism costs associated w…[J Occup Environ Med. 2007] – PubMed Result

Economic effects in Massachusetts Overweight and obesity in Massachusetts: epidemic,…[Issue Brief (Mass Health Policy Forum). 2007] – PubMed Result

Economic costs of diabetes Economic costs of diabetes in the US in 2002. [Diabetes Care. 2003] – PubMed Result