Funding for this research was provided by:
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (K23 HL127334)
Office of Academic Affiliations, Department of Veterans Affairs (RCS 14-443)
Received: 19 March 2018
Accepted: 4 July 2018
First Online: 11 July 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The study protocol was approved by the Duke University School of Medicine Institutional Review Board and Durham VA Institutional Review Board. All participants were ensured confidentiality and provided written consent to be in the study.
: Not applicable.
: Gary Bennett holds equity in Scale Down, LLC and Coeus Health, LLC, serves on the scientific advisory board of Nutrisystem, is a member of the board of directors at Girl Trek, and is past president and a member of the board of directors at the Society of Behavioral Medicine. No other authors have conflicts to declare.
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