Design of lifestyle intervention trials to prevent excessive gestational weight gain in women with overweight or obesity.

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Abstract

The Lifestyle Interventions for Expectant Moms (LIFE-Moms) Consortium is designed to determine, in pregnant women with overweight or obesity, whether various behavioral and lifestyle interventions reduce excessive gestational weight gain (GWG) and subsequent adverse maternal and neonatal outcomes and obesity in offspring. The design and planning process of the LIFE-Moms Consortium is described.

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Authors
  • Rebecca G Clifton
  • Mary Evans
  • Alison G Cahill
  • Paul Franks
  • Dympna Gallagher
  • Suzanne Phelan
  • Jeremy Pomeroy
  • Leanne M Redman
  • Linda Van Horn
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  • Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)305-313
JournalObesity
Volume24
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes