Jeffrey J VanWormer

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Affiliation: Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Satisfaction with a weight loss program: what matters?
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55407, USA
    Am J Health Promot 24:238-45. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Self-weighing promotes weight loss for obese adults
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55407, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:70-3. 2009
  3. pmc The impact of regular self-weighing on weight management: a systematic literature review
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    Department of Education, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, 920 East 28th St, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55407, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:54. 2008
  4. pmc Is frequent self-weighing associated with poorer body satisfaction? Findings from a phone-based weight loss trial
    Ericka M Welsh
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:425-8. 2009
  5. pmc The Use of Telehealth Technology in Assessing the Accuracy of Self-Reported Weight and the Impact of a Daily Immediate-Feedback Intervention among Obese Employees
    Nicolaas P Pronk
    HealthPartners, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1309, USA
    Int J Telemed Appl 2011:909248. 2011
  6. pmc Is baseline physical activity a determinant of participation in worksite walking clubs? Data from the HealthWorks Trial
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:849-56. 2012
  7. pmc Pedometers and brief e-counseling: increasing physical activity for overweight adults
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    HealthPartners Center for Health Promotion, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 37:421-5. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Weight-loss outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis of weight-loss clinical trials with a minimum 1-year follow-up
    Marion J Franz
    Nutrition Concepts by Franz, Inc, Minneapolis, MN 55439, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1755-67. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Telephone-based counseling improves dietary fat, fruit, and vegetable consumption: a best-evidence synthesis
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    HealthPartners Center for Health Promotion, PO Box 1309, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1309, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:1434-44. 2006
  10. pmc Cardiovascular risk factor screening satisfaction in the Heart of New Ulm Project
    Wobo Bekwelem
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Clin Med Res 10:1-6. 2012

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Satisfaction with a weight loss program: what matters?
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55407, USA
    Am J Health Promot 24:238-45. 2010
    ..Satisfaction is understudied in weight loss programs. The purpose of this study was to examine the association between participant/program experiences and satisfaction with a weight loss intervention...
  2. doi request reprint Self-weighing promotes weight loss for obese adults
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55407, USA
    Am J Prev Med 36:70-3. 2009
    ..Not all experts agree on its utility, and the literature supporting its effectiveness is somewhat limited by methodologic shortcomings related to the subjective assessment of self-weighing frequency...
  3. pmc The impact of regular self-weighing on weight management: a systematic literature review
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    Department of Education, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, 920 East 28th St, Suite 100, Minneapolis, MN 55407, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:54. 2008
    ..The evidence on frequent self-weighing, however, has not yet been synthesized. The purpose of this paper is to evaluate the evidence regarding the use of regular self-weighing for both weight loss and weight maintenance...
  4. pmc Is frequent self-weighing associated with poorer body satisfaction? Findings from a phone-based weight loss trial
    Ericka M Welsh
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 41:425-8. 2009
    ..To examine the effect of self-weighing frequency on weight change and body satisfaction...
  5. pmc The Use of Telehealth Technology in Assessing the Accuracy of Self-Reported Weight and the Impact of a Daily Immediate-Feedback Intervention among Obese Employees
    Nicolaas P Pronk
    HealthPartners, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1309, USA
    Int J Telemed Appl 2011:909248. 2011
    ..The discrepancy between self-reported and measured body weight appears to be relatively small, may be improved through daily self-monitoring using immediate-feedback telehealth technology, and negligibly impacts change in body weight...
  6. pmc Is baseline physical activity a determinant of participation in worksite walking clubs? Data from the HealthWorks Trial
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    Department of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Phys Act Health 9:849-56. 2012
    ..Some evidence suggests that physical activity programs mainly attract employees who are already active. This study examined the degree to which baseline physical activity was associated with enrollment in worksite walking clubs...
  7. pmc Pedometers and brief e-counseling: increasing physical activity for overweight adults
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    HealthPartners Center for Health Promotion, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55440, USA
    J Appl Behav Anal 37:421-5. 2004
    ..Dependent measures were taken for pedometer steps and weight. Two participants approximately doubled their daily step totals and lost a modest amount of weight by study end...
  8. ncbi request reprint Weight-loss outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis of weight-loss clinical trials with a minimum 1-year follow-up
    Marion J Franz
    Nutrition Concepts by Franz, Inc, Minneapolis, MN 55439, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 107:1755-67. 2007
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  9. ncbi request reprint Telephone-based counseling improves dietary fat, fruit, and vegetable consumption: a best-evidence synthesis
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    HealthPartners Center for Health Promotion, PO Box 1309, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1309, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:1434-44. 2006
    ..At present, telephone-based counseling may best be used as a complement to clinical care and a means to broaden the outreach of nutrition services...
  10. pmc Cardiovascular risk factor screening satisfaction in the Heart of New Ulm Project
    Wobo Bekwelem
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Clin Med Res 10:1-6. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the degree to which health risks and participant characteristics predicted screening satisfaction...
  11. doi request reprint HeartBeat Connections: A Rural Community of Solution for Cardiovascular Health
    Gretchen A Benson
    Department of Education, Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:299-310. 2013
    ..The HeartBeat Connections (HBC) program was developed as part of a population-based demonstration project aimed at reducing myocardial infarctions...
  12. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle behavior change and coronary artery disease: effectiveness of a telephone-based counseling program
    Jeffrey J VanWormer
    HealthPartners Center for Health Promotion, PO Box 1309, Mailstop 21111H, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1309, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 36:333-4. 2004