Perry Foley

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Weight gain prevention among black women in the rural community health center setting: the Shape Program
    Perry Foley
    Duke Obesity Prevention Program, Duke Global Health Institute, 2812 Erwin Road, Suite 403 Box 90392, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:305. 2012
  2. pmc Behavioral treatment for weight gain prevention among black women in primary care practice: a randomized clinical trial
    Gary G Bennett
    Duke Obesity Prevention Program, Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina2Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
    JAMA Intern Med 173:1770-7. 2013
  3. pmc Daily text messaging for weight control among racial and ethnic minority women: randomized controlled pilot study
    Dori M Steinberg
    Duke Obesity Prevention Program, Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC, United States
    J Med Internet Res 15:e244. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint A text messaging-assisted randomized lifestyle weight loss clinical trial among overweight adults in Beijing
    Pao Hwa Lin
    Department of Medicine, Nephrology Division, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:E29-37. 2014

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Weight gain prevention among black women in the rural community health center setting: the Shape Program
    Perry Foley
    Duke Obesity Prevention Program, Duke Global Health Institute, 2812 Erwin Road, Suite 403 Box 90392, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:305. 2012
    ..Weight gain prevention may also be more consistent with the obesity-related sociocultural perspectives of black women than are traditional weight loss approaches...
  2. pmc Behavioral treatment for weight gain prevention among black women in primary care practice: a randomized clinical trial
    Gary G Bennett
    Duke Obesity Prevention Program, Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina2Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina
    JAMA Intern Med 173:1770-7. 2013
    ..New weight management strategies are necessary for this population. Weight gain prevention might be an effective treatment option, with particular benefits for overweight and class 1 obese black women...
  3. pmc Daily text messaging for weight control among racial and ethnic minority women: randomized controlled pilot study
    Dori M Steinberg
    Duke Obesity Prevention Program, Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC, United States
    J Med Internet Res 15:e244. 2013
    ..Daily self-monitoring of diet and physical activity behaviors is a strong predictor of weight loss success. Text messaging holds promise as a viable self-monitoring modality, particularly among racial/ethnic minority populations...
  4. ncbi request reprint A text messaging-assisted randomized lifestyle weight loss clinical trial among overweight adults in Beijing
    Pao Hwa Lin
    Department of Medicine, Nephrology Division, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 22:E29-37. 2014
    ..The impact of a text messaging-assisted lifestyle weight loss intervention on weight change among overweight adults in Beijing was examined...