Affiliation: University of Pavia
- Is drop-out from obesity treatment a predictable and preventable event?Ottavia Colombo
Human Nutrition and Eating Disorder Research Center, Department of Public Health, Experimental and Forensics Medicine, University of Pavia, Via A, Bassi, 21, I 27100 Pavia, Italy
Nutr J 13:13. 2014..Our study specifically aims at identifying the predictors of drop-out focusing on empirically or theoretically-based factors...
- To treat or not to treat: comparison of different criteria used to determine whether weight loss is to be recommendedOttavia Colombo
Department of Applied Health Sciences University of Pavia, via A Bassi 21, I 27100 Pavia, Italy
Nutr J 7:5. 2008..The aim of our study was to determine whether application of the BMI, compared to adiposity-based criteria, results in underestimation of the number of subjects needing lifestyle intervention...
- Dietary intakes in infertile women a pilot studyOttavia Colombo
Department of Applied Health Sciences, University of Pavia, Italy
Nutr J 8:53. 2009..The purpose of this study was to compare the nutritional status in two groups of young infertile women, without clinically overt eating disorders: hypothalamic amenorrhea (HA) and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)...
- High frequency of psychopathology in subjects wishing to lose weight: an observational study in Italian subjectsValentina Martinelli
Department of Health Sciences, Human Nutrition and Eating Disorders Research Centre, University of Pavia, via Bassi 21, I 27100 Pavia, Italy
Public Health Nutr 14:373-6. 2011..To investigate the frequency of psychiatric disorders in subjects wishing to lose weight categorized according to BMI...