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International Journal of Behavioral Medicine

Official Journal of the International Society of Behavioral Medicine

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20.08.2018 Open Access

Demographic and Social-Cognitive Factors Associated with Weight Loss in Overweight, Pre-diabetic Participants of the PREVIEW Study

Diabetes is a leading cause of mortality and morbidity worldwide. The global age-standardized prevalence of diabetes has nearly doubled since 1980. Globally, an estimated 422 million adults suffered from diabetes in 2014 [ 1 ], which is estimated …


Context Matters: Examining Perceived Health and Fitness Outcomes of Physical Activity Participation Among South Korean Adults and Youth

Physical activity (PA) offers several health benefits including lower risk of mortality and cardiometabolic issues [ 1 , 2 ]. In addition, PA has been linked with positive health perceptions, subjective psychological well-being, vitality, and …

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Social Relationship Factors, Preoperative Depression, and Hospital Length of Stay in Surgical Patients

There is considerable evidence that factors indicating the quality and quantity of social relationships are associated with both mental and physical health outcomes [ 1 – 12 ]. Among these factors, the strongest effects have been documented for …


“I Wasn’t in My Right Mind”: Qualitative Findings on the Impact of Alcohol on Condom Use in Patients Living with HIV/AIDS in Brazil, Thailand, and Zambia (HPTN 063)

The past several years are marked by significant improvements in biomedical HIV prevention. Treatment with antiretroviral therapy (ART) definitively reduces the transmission risk in serodiscordant partners via attaining a suppressed viral load [ 1 …

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The International Journal of Behavioral Medicine (IJBM) is the official publication of the International Society of Behavioral Medicine (ISBM). It presents original research and integrative reviews on interactions among behavioral, psychosocial, environmental, genetic and biomedical factors relevant to health and illness. The scope of the Journal extends from research on biobehavioral mechanisms and clinical studies on diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation to research on public health, including health promotion and prevention. IJBM publishes research originating from all continents, inviting research on multi-national, multi-cultural and global aspects of health and illness.

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Section "Psychology, Clinical": Rank 41 out of 88

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