UMass Worcester PRC Publications

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine

Publication Date


Document Type

Letter to the Editor


*Behavior Therapy; Female; Humans; Male; Mental Disorders; Obesity; *Weight Loss


Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms | Community Health | Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Public Health | Public Health Education and Promotion

Rights and Permissions

Copyright © 2013 Massachusetts Medical Society. Reprinted with permission. Link to article on publisher's site Publisher PDF posted as allowed by the publisher's author rights policy at

DOI of Published Version



Pagoto S, Lemon S, Whiteley J; Society of Behavioral Medicine. Weight loss in persons with serious mental illness. N Engl J Med. 2013 Aug 1;369(5):485-6. doi:10.1056/NEJMc1306994#SA1. me No., Page No.

Journal/Book/Conference Title

The New England journal of medicine

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID




To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.