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Feasibility study of how best to engage obese men in narrative SMS (short message system) and incentive interventions for weight loss, to inform a future effectiveness and cost-effectiveness trial
Project title: Feasibility study of how best to engage obese men in narrative SMS (short message system) and incentive interventions for weight loss, to inform a future effectiveness and cost-effectiveness trial
Call to action: 14/185 14/185 Weight loss services for men
Research type: Primary Research
Chief investigator: Professor Pat Hoddinott
Lead Author: Dr Stephan Dombrowski
Contractor: University of Stirling
Co-investigators: Dr Claire Jones, Dr Mark Grindle, Dr Paula Carroll, Dr Stephan Dombrowski, Mr Andrew Elders, Professor Alison Avenell, Professor Brian Williams, Professor Cindy Gray, Professor Frank Kee, Professor Marjon van der Pol, Professor Michelle McKinley.
Started: June 2016 | Status: Published September 2020
PROSPERO registration: 32016000802
This feasibility study developed a weight management intervention for men that was acceptable and feasible to deliver and met its criteria to progress to a full trial.
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