The Obesity Treatment Foundation supported or sponsored the following publications. By collecting and publishing clinician-driven, practice-based research, we can better understand how to effectively treat obesity.

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

Addiction Potential of Phentermine Prescribed during Long-term Treatment of Obesity
Hendricks EJ, Srisurapanont M, Schmidt SL, Haggard M, Souter S, Mitchell CL, De Marco DG, Hendricks MJ, Istratiy Y, and Greenway FL. Int J Obesity, 2014, 38:292-298. View

Association of Subarachnoid Hemorrhage and Phentermine Usage: Coincidence, Not Causation
Hendricks EJ, Rothman RB, Bryman DA, Schmidt SL. J Am Pharm Assoc. 2015 Mar-Apr;55(2):122, 124. View

Behavior Modification: A Patient and Physician’s Perspective
Swanson E and Primack C. Advances in Therapy, January 2017. View

How Physician Obesity Medicine Specialists Treated Obesity before 2012 New Drug Approvals
Schmidt SL, Bryman D, Greenway FL, and Hendricks EJ. Obesity Surgery. 2015, Jan;25(1):186-90. View

Insulin Resistance and Hunger in Childhood Obesity: A Patient and Physician’s Perspective
Scinta W, Bays H, and Smith N. Advances in Therapy, September 2017. View

Maintaining Weight Loss by Decreasing Sedentary Time: A Patient and Physician’s Perspective
Montoya C and Lazarus E. Advances in Therapy, March 2017. View

Pharmacotherapy for Obesity and Changes in Eating Behavior: A Patient and Physician's Perspective
Miguelgorry PL and Hendricks EJ. Advances in Therapy, May 2016. View

Weight Loss: A Patient and Physician's Perspective
Ivey LD and Westman EC. Advances in Therapy, May 2016. View


Long-term Phentermine Pharmacotherapy: An Investigation for Amphetamine-like Withdrawal
Hendricks EJ, Srisurapanont M, Greenway FL, De Marco D, Hendricks MJ, and Istratiy Y. Obesity Facts, 2013. 6:46. View

Changes in Prescribing Practices of Obesity Medicine Specialists in the United States 2008-2012
Schmidt SL, Bryman D, and Henricks, EJ. Obes Facts 2013;6(Suppl. 1):49-230 View

The Use of Pharmacotherapy in Obesity Treatment in the United States
Schmidt SL. 2012. Obes Facts 2012;5(Suppl. 1):178-234. View