Lesley D Lutes
Affiliation: East Carolina University
- A randomized trial of a small changes approach for weight loss in veterans: design, rationale, and baseline characteristics of the ASPIRE-VA trialLesley D Lutes
Department of Psychology, East Carolina University, Rawl Building, East Fifth Street, Greenville, NC 27858 4353, USA
Contemp Clin Trials 34:161-72. 2013....
- Small changes approach promotes initial and continued weight loss with a phone-based follow-up: nine-month outcomes from ASPIRES IILesley D Lutes
Department of Psychology, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina 27858, USA
Am J Health Promot 26:235-8. 2012..To examine the impact of a small-changes weight loss program across a 3-month intervention followed by a 6-month follow-up program...
- How many steps/day are enough? For older adults and special populationsCatrine Tudor-Locke
Walking Behaviour Laboratory, Pennington Biomedical Research Center, Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:80. 2011..Those living with disability and/or chronic illness (that limits mobility and or/physical endurance) display lower levels of background daily activity, and this will affect whole-day estimates of recommended physical activity...
- Small changes in nutrition and physical activity promote weight loss and maintenance: 3-month evidence from the ASPIRE randomized trialLesley D Lutes
Department of Psychology, East Carolina University, 104 Rawl, East Fifth Street, Greenville, NC 27858 4353, USA
Ann Behav Med 35:351-7. 2008..However, weight regain after treatment is common, and drop out rates are relatively high. Smaller behavioral changes could produce initial weight loss and be easier to sustain after active treatment...
- EMPOWER: a randomized trial using community health workers to deliver a lifestyle intervention program in African American women with Type 2 diabetes: design, rationale, and baseline characteristicsDoyle M Cummings
Department of Family Medicine, East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
Contemp Clin Trials 36:147-53. 2013..This paper describes the design, rationale, and baseline characteristics from an innovative community health worker (CHW) delivered intervention program in this population...
- Sensible treatment of obesity in rural youth (STORY): design and methodsDavid M Janicke
Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, University of Florida, College of Public Health and Health Professions, 101 S Newell Dr, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
Contemp Clin Trials 29:270-80. 2008..If successful, a Parent-Only intervention program may provide a cost-effective and practical intervention for families in underserved rural communities...