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A smartphone-supported weight loss program: design of the ENGAGED randomized controlled trial

  • Christine A Pellegrini1Email author,
  • Jennifer M Duncan1,
  • Arlen C Moller1,
  • Joanna Buscemi1,
  • Alyson Sularz1,
  • Andrew DeMott1,
  • Alex Pictor1,
  • Sherry Pagoto2,
  • Juned Siddique1 and
  • Bonnie Spring1
BMC Public Health201212:1041

Received: 12 October 2012

Accepted: 27 November 2012

Published: 30 November 2012

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Original Submission
12 Oct 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
7 Nov 2012 Author responded Author comments - Christine Pellegrini
Resubmission - Version 2
7 Nov 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 2
27 Nov 2012 Editorially accepted
30 Nov 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-12-1041

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School