Published on in Vol 17, No 7 (2015): July

Effect of a Web-Based Behavior Change Program on Weight Loss and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Overweight and Obese Adults at High Risk of Developing Cardiovascular Disease: Randomized Controlled Trial

Effect of a Web-Based Behavior Change Program on Weight Loss and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Overweight and Obese Adults at High Risk of Developing Cardiovascular Disease: Randomized Controlled Trial

Effect of a Web-Based Behavior Change Program on Weight Loss and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Overweight and Obese Adults at High Risk of Developing Cardiovascular Disease: Randomized Controlled Trial

Sinead Watson 1, 2, BSc, MSc, PhD;  Jayne V Woodside 2, MA, PhD;  Lisa J Ware 3, BSc, MSc, PhD;  Steven J Hunter 4, MB, BCh, MD, FRCP;  Alanna McGrath 2, BSc,PhD;  Christopher R Cardwell 2, BSc, MSc, PhD;  Katherine M Appleton 5, BSc, PhD;  Ian S Young 2, BSc, MB, BCh, MD, FRCP;  Michelle C McKinley 2, BSc, PhD

1 Institute for Global Food Security, School of Biological Sciences, Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast , GB

2 Centre for Public Health, School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences, Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast , GB

3 Hypertension in Africa Research Team (HART), Faculty of Health Sciences, North-West University, Potchefstroom , ZA

4 Regional Centre for Endocrinology and Diabetes, Royal Victoria Hospital , Belfast , GB

5 Department of Psychology, Faculty of Science and Technology, Bournemouth University, Poole , GB

Corresponding Author:

  • Michelle C McKinley, BSc, PhD
  • Centre for Public Health
  • School of Medicine, Dentistry and Biomedical Sciences
  • Queen’s University Belfast
  • Institute of Clinical Science Block B
  • Grosvenor Road
  • Belfast
  • GB
  • Phone: 44 (0)28 9063 2685
  • Email: m.mckinley@qub.ac.uk