Understanding weight loss in obese adults
datasetposted on 26.02.2016, 12:32 authored by Bridget Dibb
This data consists of qualitative data from interviews with 15 participants. The participants were split into two groups - the 'lost group consisted of those who were or had been obese and who had lost at least 8kgs within the last 3 years and those who were obese and who had not last 8kgs within the last 3 years. Thematic Analysis was used to develop themes. The clustered quotes which support the themes are presented in the attachment. Themes include: the catalyst for weight loss, the mindset, and support (from health professionals and friends and family).