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The role of self-regulating abilities in long-term weight loss in severely obese children and adolescents undergoing intensive combined lifestyle interventions (HELIOS); rationale, design and methods

  • Jutka Halberstadt1Email author,
  • Sabine Makkes1,
  • Emely de Vet1,
  • Anita Jansen2,
  • Chantal Nederkoorn2,
  • Olga H van der Baan-Slootweg3 and
  • Jacob C Seidell1
BMC Pediatrics201313:41

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2431-13-41

Received: 12 March 2013

Accepted: 20 March 2013

Published: 25 March 2013

Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Health Sciences and the EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Amsterdam
Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, Department of Clinical Psychological Science, Maastricht University
Merem Treatment Centers