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POWER STUDY - Positive Online Weight Reduction

Project title: POWER STUDY - Positive Online Weight Reduction

Call to action: 09/127 HTA Obesity themed call

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Paul LittleORCID

Lead Author: Professor Paul LittleORCID

Contractor: University of Southampton

Cost: £1,041,572.50

Co-investigators: Associate Professor Beth Stuart, Dr David Turner, Dr Mark Weal, Mrs Catherine Brant, Mrs Hilary Warwick, Professor Barrie Margetts, Professor Christopher Byrne, Professor James Raftery, Professor Lucy Yardley, Professor Michael Lean, Professor Peter Smith, Professor Richard Hobbs, Professor Simon Griffin.

Started: January 2012 | Status: Published January 2017

ISRCTN: 21244703

An internet-based weight management programme in primary care achieved a greater initial average weight loss than brief advice sheets and was likely to be cost-effective.

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