Aims and scope
BMC Obesity is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of human obesity across the lifecourse. These include the prevention, causes, treatment, management, and implications of obesity, incorporating lifestyle, epidemiology, policy and community/environmental interventions, related approaches for weight loss and the prevention of weight gain, management of the condition including the use of drugs and surgery, and basic science relating to the causes and effects of obesity. Research from developing country contexts is encouraged.
James Mockridge, BioMed Central
- Adrian Cameron, Deakin University
- Philip McTernan, University of Warwick
- Anna Peeters, Deakin University
- Tommy Visscher, Windesheim University of Applied Sciences, Zwolle
Data Support Services pilot
Authors submitting to this journal can opt to use a new service that will make it easier to share research data.