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Is drop-out from obesity treatment a predictable and preventable event?

  • Ottavia Colombo1,
  • Virginia Valeria Valeria Ferretti2,
  • Cinzia Ferraris1,
  • Claudia Trentani1,
  • Piergiuseppe Vinai3, 4,
  • Simona Villani2 and
  • Anna Tagliabue1Email author
Nutrition Journal201413:13

DOI: 10.1186/1475-2891-13-13

Received: 18 October 2013

Accepted: 28 January 2014

Published: 3 February 2014

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Original Submission
18 Oct 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
18 Nov 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Yusuf Yilmaz
13 Dec 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Julie Lumeng
16 Jan 2014 Author responded Author comments - Ottavia Colombo
Resubmission - Version 3
16 Jan 2014 Submitted Manuscript version 3
28 Jan 2014 Editorially accepted
3 Feb 2014 Article published 10.1186/1475-2891-13-13

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Authors’ Affiliations

Human Nutrition and Eating Disorder Research Center, Department of Public Health, Experimental and Forensics Medicine, University of Pavia
Biostatistics and Epidemiology Unit, Department of Public Health, Experimental and Forensics Medicine, University of Pavia
Studi Cognitivi" Post Graduate Cognitive Psychotherapy School Research Group
“GNOSIS” Research and Psychotherapy Group V