Weight loss outcomes achieved through conventional behavior change interventions are prone to deterioration over time. Basic learning laboratory studies in the area of behavioral extinction and renewal and multilevel models of weight control offer clues as to why newly acquired weight loss skills are prone to relapse.
February 18, 2010
Author(s): Denise Wilfley, Dorothy Van Buren, Kelly Theim, Richard Stein, Brian Saelens, Farkad Ezzet, Angela Russian, Michael Perri, Leonard Epstein
Year: February 18, 2010