BAOP

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AcronymDefinition
BAOPBarbados Association of Office Professionals
BAOPBeliefs about Obese Persons (attitude questionnaire)
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Attitudes, beliefs, and knowledge about weight and health were measured using the Beliefs About Obese Persons Scale (BAOP) scale (1), which is an 8-item Likert rating scale designed to assess beliefs about the causes of obesity.
Finally, there was a statistically significant decrease in the BAOP score representing beliefs about obese persons [t (23) = -2.
To measure the controllability of the weight the Beliefs about Obese Persons Scale (BAOP) (English and Spanish versions: Allison, Basile, & Yuker, 1991) was used.