Behavioral and Psychological Predictors of Treatment Outcome in Obesity

  • G. Terence Wilson
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 278)


The identification of predictor variables in the treatment of obese patients can focus on four separate albeit related facets: attrition during treatment; short-term weight loss, long-term weight loss; and changes in maladaptive lifestyle behaviors associated with obesity, such as high fat intake, physical inactivity, and binge eating.


Eating Disorder Behavioral Treatment Binge Eating Binge Eating Disorder Dietary Restraint 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Terence Wilson
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  1. 1.Busch CampusRutgers UniversityPiscatawayUSA

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