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Recruitment of young adults into a randomized controlled trial of weight gain prevention: message development, methods, and cost

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Title
Recruitment of young adults into a randomized controlled trial of weight gain prevention: message development, methods, and cost
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Trials, August 2014
DOI 10.1186/1745-6215-15-326
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Deborah F Tate, Jessica G LaRose, Leah P Griffin, Karen E Erickson, Erica F Robichaud, Letitia Perdue, Mark A Espeland, Rena R Wing

Abstract

Young adulthood (age 18 to 35) is a high-risk period for unhealthy weight gain. Few studies have recruited for prevention of weight gain, particularly in young adults. This paper describes the recruitment protocol used in the Study of Novel Approaches to Prevention (SNAP).

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Netherlands 1 1%
Australia 1 1%
Unknown 82 98%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 18 21%
Student > Bachelor 15 18%
Researcher 10 12%
Student > Ph. D. Student 10 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 3 4%
Other 9 11%
Unknown 19 23%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 14 17%
Nursing and Health Professions 13 15%
Psychology 10 12%
Sports and Recreations 4 5%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3 4%
Other 15 18%
Unknown 25 30%