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

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

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