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Table 2 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Group motivational intervention in overweight/obese patients in primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in the primary healthcare area

Inclusion criteria
1. Overweight (BMI>25) and obese (BMI>30) patients of both genders, registered in the medical history (MH) or recently diagnosed.
2. Aged between 30 and 70 years
3. Agreement to participate in the study
Exclusion criteria
1. Patients with severe clinical pathology (bedridden, dementia, advanced neoplasia, etc.)
2. Patients with secondary obesity (hypothyroidism, Cushing's disease, etc)
3. Patients with severe sensorial disorders capable of interfering with the motivational intervention (severe, uncorrected deafness, severe visual deficit, etc).
4. Patients with serious psychiatric disorders