Fabio A Almeida
Affiliation: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
- Who participates in internet-based worksite weight loss programs?Wen You
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Dept of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
BMC Public Health 11:709. 2011..The reach and representativeness are seldom examined in worksite weight loss studies. This paper describes and illustrates a method for directly assessing the reach and representativeness of a internet-based worksite weight loss program...
- Reach and effectiveness of a weight loss intervention in patients with prediabetes in ColoradoFabio A Almeida
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise, VT Riverside, Roanoke, VA 24016, USA
Prev Chronic Dis 7:A103. 2010..We investigated the effectiveness of a theory-based, brief, small-group weight loss intervention for diabetes prevention. A secondary purpose was to determine the potential reach of the intervention...