The Effect of a Weight Control Program on Decreasing Body Weight for Obese Chronic Psychotic Patients

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/153143
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Presentation
Title:
The Effect of a Weight Control Program on Decreasing Body Weight for Obese Chronic Psychotic Patients
Abstract:
The Effect of a Weight Control Program on Decreasing Body Weight for Obese Chronic Psychotic Patients
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2010
Author:Chen, Tsai-Yin
P.I. Institution Name:Taichung Veterans General Hospital
Title:RN
21st INRC [Evidence-Based Practice Presentation] The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of 10-week weight control program, taking exercise training, diet education and behavior modification intervention on the BMI, percentage of body fat, waistÿ circumference, dietary behavior, dietary cognition of obese Chronic Psychotic Patients. The design of the study was quasi-experimental using a purposing sampling in a district teaching hospital recovery ward, the patients who fit the criteria of this study were assigned to the study. According to the diagnosis, use antipsychotic medications, gender, the patients were stratified randomly sampling divided into experiment group or control group. Each group had 30 participants. Weight control program intervention in the experimental group included exercise training, diet education and behavior modification. However, no any interventions were taken for the control group. Collected data were analyzed by descriptive statistics, independent t-test, and paired t-test. The significant level was Alpha ü.05. No statistic significant differences were showed on demographics and disease characteristics between experimental group and control group. The result indicated that after 10-week Weight Control Program intervention, the amount of the experiment group showed significant difference between pre- and post experiment (p<.05). The conclusion of this study showed that 10-week weight control program intervention improved the obese Chronic Psychotic Patients' BMI, percentage of body fat, waist circumference, dietary behavior, dietary cognition.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleThe Effect of a Weight Control Program on Decreasing Body Weight for Obese Chronic Psychotic Patientsen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/153143-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">The Effect of a Weight Control Program on Decreasing Body Weight for Obese Chronic Psychotic Patients</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2010</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Chen, Tsai-Yin</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">Taichung Veterans General Hospital</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">RN</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">chiyin15@yahoo.com.tw</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">21st INRC [Evidence-Based Practice Presentation] The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of 10-week weight control program, taking exercise training, diet education and behavior modification intervention on the BMI, percentage of body fat, waist&yuml; circumference, dietary behavior, dietary cognition of obese Chronic Psychotic Patients. The design of the study was quasi-experimental using a purposing sampling in a district teaching hospital recovery ward, the patients who fit the criteria of this study were assigned to the study. According to the diagnosis, use antipsychotic medications, gender, the patients were stratified randomly sampling divided into experiment group or control group. Each group had 30 participants. Weight control program intervention in the experimental group included exercise training, diet education and behavior modification. However, no any interventions were taken for the control group. Collected data were analyzed by descriptive statistics, independent t-test, and paired t-test. The significant level was Alpha &uuml;.05. No statistic significant differences were showed on demographics and disease characteristics between experimental group and control group. The result indicated that after 10-week Weight Control Program intervention, the amount of the experiment group showed significant difference between pre- and post experiment (p&lt;.05). The conclusion of this study showed that 10-week weight control program intervention improved the obese Chronic Psychotic Patients' BMI, percentage of body fat, waist circumference, dietary behavior, dietary cognition.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T12:04:20Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T12:04:20Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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