S Phelan

Summary

Affiliation: Rhode Island Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity in women
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Med Health R I 88:350-1, 354-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Are the eating and exercise habits of successful weight losers changing?
    Suzanne Phelan
    Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:710-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Recovery from relapse among successful weight maintainers
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, 14 Third Street, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:1079-84. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of weight loss on the metabolic syndrome
    S Phelan
    Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1442-8. 2007
  5. pmc Empirical evaluation of physical activity recommendations for weight control in women
    Suzanne Phelan
    Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1832-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Three-year weight change in successful weight losers who lost weight on a low-carbohydrate diet
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Brown Medical School, 196 Richmond Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2470-7. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Combining behavioral and pharmacological treatments for obesity
    Suzanne Phelan
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Obes Res 10:560-74. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Holiday weight management by successful weight losers and normal weight individuals
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:442-8. 2008
  9. pmc Weight-loss maintenance in successful weight losers: surgical vs non-surgical methods
    D S Bond
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:173-80. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint An initial evaluation of a commercial weight loss program: short-term effects on weight, eating behavior, and mood
    M R Lowe
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, MCP Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
    Obes Res 7:51-9. 1999

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Obesity in women
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Med Health R I 88:350-1, 354-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Are the eating and exercise habits of successful weight losers changing?
    Suzanne Phelan
    Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:710-6. 2006
    ..Participants had lost an average of 33.1 kg and maintained a 13.6-kg loss for 5.8 years before enrollment. Evaluations of diet and physical activity were conducted at entry into the NWCR and prospectively over 1 year...
  3. ncbi request reprint Recovery from relapse among successful weight maintainers
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, 14 Third Street, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:1079-84. 2003
    ..Little is known about the natural history of weight change among persons who are successful at losing weight...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of weight loss on the metabolic syndrome
    S Phelan
    Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 31:1442-8. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effects of weight loss on the risk of having metabolic syndrome after 1 year of treatment with lifestyle modification alone, pharmacotherapy alone (sibutramine) or the combination of the two...
  5. pmc Empirical evaluation of physical activity recommendations for weight control in women
    Suzanne Phelan
    Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 39:1832-6. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Three-year weight change in successful weight losers who lost weight on a low-carbohydrate diet
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Brown Medical School, 196 Richmond Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2470-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate long-term weight loss and eating and exercise behaviors of successful weight losers who lost weight using a low-carbohydrate diet...
  7. ncbi request reprint Combining behavioral and pharmacological treatments for obesity
    Suzanne Phelan
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Obes Res 10:560-74. 2002
    ..The article examines possible methods of sequencing behavioral and pharmacological therapies and offers suggestions for future research...
  8. doi request reprint Holiday weight management by successful weight losers and normal weight individuals
    Suzanne Phelan
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:442-8. 2008
    ..7%) gained > or = 1 kg over the holidays, and this effect persisted 1 month later (28.3% and 10.7%, respectively). SWL worked harder than NW did to manage their weight, but they appeared more vulnerable to weight gain during the holidays...
  9. pmc Weight-loss maintenance in successful weight losers: surgical vs non-surgical methods
    D S Bond
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University The Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Int J Obes (Lond) 33:173-80. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint An initial evaluation of a commercial weight loss program: short-term effects on weight, eating behavior, and mood
    M R Lowe
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, MCP Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
    Obes Res 7:51-9. 1999
    ..This paper describes an initial, 4-week evaluation of a commercial weight loss program...
  11. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of lifestyle modification and pharmacotherapy for obesity
    Thomas A Wadden
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:2111-20. 2005
    ..This practice is likely to limit therapeutic benefits...
  12. doi request reprint Consistent self-monitoring of weight: a key component of successful weight loss maintenance
    Meghan L Butryn
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N 15th Street, MS 626, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:3091-6. 2007
    ..The objectives were to investigate the characteristics associated with frequent self-weighing and the relationship between self-weighing and weight loss maintenance...
  13. pmc One-year weight losses in the Look AHEAD study: factors associated with success
    Thomas A Wadden
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:713-22. 2009
    ..The lifestyle intervention was clinically effective in all subsets of an ethnically and demographically diverse population...
  14. ncbi request reprint Obese patients' perceptions of treatment outcomes and the factors that influence them
    G D Foster
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:2133-9. 2001
    ..Examining ways to reduce the disparities between treatment expectations and subsequent outcomes, this study evaluated the role of physical characteristics, treatment setting, and mood in patients' evaluations of treatment outcomes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Promoting long-term weight control: does dieting consistency matter?
    A A Gorin
    Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, Brown Medical School The Miriam Hospital, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:278-81. 2004
    ..The present study examined whether long-term weight loss maintenance is enhanced by maintaining the same diet regimen across the week and year or by dieting more strictly on weekdays and nonholiday periods than at other times...
  16. ncbi request reprint Weight-loss maintenance in overweight individuals one to five years following successful completion of a commercial weight loss program
    M R Lowe
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology, MCP Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19102, USA
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 25:325-31. 2001
    ..To determine weight loss maintenance among participants in a commercial weight loss program (Weight Watchers) who had reached their goal weights 1-5 y previously...
  17. pmc Long-term effects of a lifestyle intervention on weight and cardiovascular risk factors in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus: four-year results of the Look AHEAD trial
    Rena R Wing
    Department of Psychiatry, The Miriam Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02860, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1566-75. 2010
    ..We examined the effects of lifestyle intervention on changes in weight, fitness, and CVD risk factors during a 4-year study...
  18. ncbi request reprint Internal disinhibition predicts weight regain following weight loss and weight loss maintenance
    Heather M Niemeier
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:2485-94. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the factor structure of the disinhibition scale and determine how its factors independently relate to long-term weight loss outcomes...
  19. doi request reprint Becoming physically active after bariatric surgery is associated with improved weight loss and health-related quality of life
    Dale S Bond
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Brown Alpert Medical School The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:78-83. 2009
    ..Future randomized controlled trials should examine whether assisting patients who are inactive preoperatively to increase their PA postoperatively contributes to optimization of weight loss and HRQoL outcomes...
  20. pmc Maintaining large weight losses: the role of behavioral and psychological factors
    Rena R Wing
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 76:1015-21. 2008
    ..Future programs should focus on maintaining physical activity, dietary restraints, and frequent self-weighing and should include stronger components to modify psychological parameters...
  21. ncbi request reprint Medical triggers are associated with better short- and long-term weight loss outcomes
    Amy A Gorin
    Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, The Miriam Hospital Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Prev Med 39:612-6. 2004
    ..Medical events are often reported as triggers for weight loss, but it is unknown whether medical triggers result in better short- and long-term weight control...
  22. ncbi request reprint Dieting and the development of eating disorders in obese women: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Thomas A Wadden
    Department of Psychiatry, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:560-8. 2004
    ..Some investigators fear that dieting may precipitate binge eating and other adverse behavioral consequences...
  23. ncbi request reprint Long-term weight loss maintenance
    Rena R Wing
    Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:222S-225S. 2005
    ..National Weight Control Registry members provide evidence that long-term weight loss maintenance is possible and help identify the specific approaches associated with long-term success...
  24. ncbi request reprint Amount of food group variety consumed in the diet and long-term weight loss maintenance
    Hollie A Raynor
    The Weight Control and Diabetes Research Center, 196 Richmond Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Obes Res 13:883-90. 2005
    ..2 +/- 18.0 kg (70.9 +/- 39.5 lbs) and maintained a weight loss of at least 13.6 kg (30 lbs) for 6.1 +/- 7.7 years...
  25. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and health-related quality of life in obese individuals seeking weight reduction
    Adam Gilden Tsai
    Center for Weight and Eating Disorders, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:59-63. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that MetSyn would be associated with lower HRQoL on measures of physical and mental health...
  26. pmc Differential functional magnetic resonance imaging response to food pictures in successful weight-loss maintainers relative to normal-weight and obese controls
    Jeanne M McCaffery
    Miriam Hospital and Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:928-34. 2009
    ..However, little work to date has examined how SWLs differ biologically from normal-weight (NW) and obese controls...
  27. ncbi request reprint Promoting more modest weight losses: a pilot study
    Gary D Foster
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadephia, PA 19104, USA
    Obes Res 12:1271-7. 2004
    ..This pilot study assessed the short- and long-term effects of a modified cognitive behavioral treatment designed to facilitate obese patients' acceptance of a 5% to 10% reduction in initial weight...
  28. ncbi request reprint The role of adherence in mediating the relationship between depression and health outcomes
    Rena R Wing
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Miriam Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Psychosom Res 53:877-81. 2002
    ..An alternative model in which adherence precedes and influences both mood state and health outcome is discussed. Finally, possible explanations for these relationships are explored and suggestions for future research provided...
  29. ncbi request reprint Assessment of quality of life in obese individuals
    Thomas A Wadden
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Suite 3029, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Obes Res 10:50S-57S. 2002
  30. doi request reprint Physical activity patterns in the National Weight Control Registry
    Victoria A Catenacci
    Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes, Center for Human Nutrition, University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:153-61. 2008
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Television viewing and long-term weight maintenance: results from the National Weight Control Registry
    Douglas A Raynor
    Department of Psychology, The State University of New York at Geneseo, 1 College Circle, Geneseo, NY 14454, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1816-24. 2006
    ..To examine the role of television (TV) viewing in long-term maintenance of weight loss...
  32. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of successful weight loss
    Suzanne Phelan
    Arch Intern Med 165:2430. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint The National Weight Control Registry: is it useful in helping deal with our obesity epidemic?
    James O Hill
    Center for Human Nutrition, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver 80262, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 37:206-10. 2005
    ..The value of this project lies in identifying potential strategies that may help others be more successful in keeping weight off...
  34. ncbi request reprint Involving support partners in obesity treatment
    Amy Gorin
    The Miriam Hospital Brown Medical School and University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, North Dartmouth 02747, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:341-3. 2005
    ..Interclass correlations of weight change between participants and their partner(s) were strong at all time points (ps<.01). Support partners appear to only be beneficial in obesity treatment when partners themselves lose weight...