Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 150839, 7 pages
Research Article

One-Year Effectiveness of a 3-Week Balneotherapy Program for the Treatment of Overweight or Obesity

11 rue Guénégaud, Paris 75006, France
234 rue d’Eylau, Paris 75116, France
3Pôle Santé Publique, TIMC-IMAG UMR 5525, UJF-Grenoble 1 and CNRS, Themas, 38041 Grenoble, France
4Stat Process, 8 rue de Seine, 27940 Port Mort, France
5Université Paul Sabatier, 118 route de Narbonne, 31000 Toulouse, France
6Service de Pharmacologie, Université Bordeaux Ségalen, INSERM CIC-P 0005, 146 rue Léo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France

Received 23 October 2012; Accepted 28 November 2012

Academic Editor: MyeongSoo Lee

Copyright © 2012 Thierry Hanh et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Citations to this Article [6 citations]

The following is the list of published articles that have cited the current article.

  • Henri Gin, Jean-Louis Demeaux, Angela Grelaud, Adeline Grolleau, Cécile Droz-Perroteau, Philip Robinson, Régis Lassalle, Abdelilah Abouelfath, Michel Boisseau, Christian Toussaint, and Nicholas Moore, “Observation of the Long-term Effects of Lifestyle Intervention during Balneotherapy in Metabolic Syndrome,” Thérapie, vol. 68, no. 3, pp. 163–167, 2013. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Antonella Fioravanti, Przemysław Adamczyk, Nicola Antonio Pascarelli, Chiara Giannitti, Renato Urso, Michał Tołodziecki, and Irena Ponikowska, “Clinical and biochemical effects of a 3-week program of diet combined with spa therapy in obese and diabetic patients: a pilot open study,” International Journal of Biometeorology, 2014. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Danuta Rość, Przemysław Adamczyk, Joanna Boinska, Robert Szafkowski, Irena Ponikowska, Katarzyna Stankowska, Barbara Góralczyk, and Barbara Ruszkowska-Ciastek, “CRP, but not TNF-α or IL-6, decreases after weight loss in patients with morbid obesity exposed to intensive weight reduction and balneological treatment,” Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 404–411, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Marita Stier-Jarmer, Sandra Kus, Dieter Frisch, Carla Sabariego, and Angela Schuh, “Health resort medicine in non-musculoskeletal disorders: is there evidence of its effectiveness?,” International Journal of Biometeorology, 2015. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • Johannes Naumann, Catharina Sadaghiani, Nina Bureau, Stefan Schmidt, and Roman Huber, “Outcomes from a three-arm randomized controlled trial of frequent immersion in thermoneutral water on cardiovascular risk factors,” BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, vol. 16, no. 1, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  • N. Correia, A. Binet, J. Caliot, M. -L. Poli Merol, F. Bodin, and C. Francois-Fiquet, “The role of balneology in plastic surgery,” Annales De Chirurgie Plastique Esthetique, vol. 61, no. 1, pp. 16–22, 2016. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar