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Effectiveness of PUSH notifications from a mobile app for improving the body composition of overweight or obese women: a protocol of a three-armed randomized controlled trial

A. Hernández-Reyes, G. Molina-Recio, R. Molina-Luque, M. Romero-Saldaña, F. Cámara-Martos, R. Moreno-Rojas
2020 BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making  
, by means of an application for Smartphone and a personal consultation, improves the body composition of adult women with a fat percentage equal to or higher than 30% at the beginning of the study.  ...  The results were recorded and analyzed to begin a randomized controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness of the proposed methodology.  ...  Funding This research did not receive any specific grant from funding agencies in the public, commercial, or not-for-profit sectors.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12911-020-1058-7 pmid:32093701 fatcat:2o42u2dpkbb4fkds7tj5v3fhvi

Effectiveness of PUSH notifications from a mobile app for improving the body composition of overweight or obese women: Randomized Controlled Trial. (Preprint)

Alberto Hernandez-Reyes, Fernando Cámara-Martos, Guillermo Molina-Recio, Rafael Molina-Luque, Manuel Romero-Saldana, Rafael Moreno-Rojas
2019 JMIR mHealth and uHealth  
A clinical trial was proposed to (1) evaluate the efficacy of push notifications in an intervention aimed at improving the body composition of adult women who are overweight or obese, through a dietary  ...  A two-arm randomized controlled trial was carried out. A sample size of 117 adult obese women attended a face-to-face, 30-minute consultation once a week for 6 months.  ...  information not in the ms, or brie y explain why the item is not applicable/relevant for your study Effectiveness of PUSH noti cations from a mobile app for improving the body composition of overweight  ... 
doi:10.2196/13747 pmid:32049065 pmcid:PMC7055755 fatcat:ksgncpgaevat5f6nw67i7co7xi

The Effect of Mobile App Interventions on Influencing Healthy Maternal Behavior and Improving Perinatal Health Outcomes: Systematic Review

Lisa M Daly, Dell Horey, Philippa F Middleton, Frances M Boyle, Vicki Flenady
2018 JMIR mHealth and uHealth  
One community-based trial gave all participants a device to promote physical activity; the intervention arm was also given a mobile app.  ...  Three trials were based in hospital settings, comparing women using mobile apps with routine antenatal care.  ...  of Queensland, a Frank Clair Scholarship from Mater Research Institute, and a Top-up Scholarship from the Stillbirth CRE.  ... 
doi:10.2196/10012 pmid:30093368 fatcat:zfs6uczhjfeitlhfzvpnpwboam

Evaluation of a computer-assisted multi-professional intervention to address lifestyle-related risk factors for overweight and obesity in expecting mothers and their infants: protocol for an effectiveness-implementation hybrid study

Adrienne Alayli, Franziska Krebs, Laura Lorenz, Farah Nawabi, Anne-Madeleine Bau, Isabel Lück, Andrea Moreira, Judith Kuchenbecker, Elena Tschiltschke, Michael John, Stefan Klose, Benny Häusler (+3 others)
2020 BMC Public Health  
The study is designed as a hybrid effectiveness-implementation trial to simultaneously collect data on the effectiveness and implementation of the lifestyle intervention.  ...  Findings of this study will add to the evidence on lifestyle interventions to reduce risk for overweight and obesity commenced during pregnancy.  ...  Few intervention studies provide evidence for beneficial effects on growth status of infants or children of obese women only [24] .  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12889-020-8200-4 pmid:32293391 pmcid:PMC7158079 fatcat:h4hpcihgh5dtrptlnrrwzqzfou

Weight Loss and Psychologic Gain in Obese Women--Participants in a Supported Exercise Intervention

James Annesi
2008 The Permanente Journal  
A review of the 1942-1945 published case reports from the medical records of women who worked in the Kaiser Shipyards in Richmond, found that the women who helped build ships for the war effort suffered  ...  a substantial way the wartime women workers in the shipyards.  ...  Currently NPAC generally limits its reviews to randomized controlled trials and data from meta-analyses and systematic reviews for singleingredient supplements.  ... 
doi:10.7812/tpp/07-134 fatcat:szp7g64cmrfpzhjtfygkk4yg2e

Assessing the Potential Effectiveness of Pictorial Messages to Deter Young Women from Indoor Tanning: An Experimental Study

Jennah M. Sontag, Seth M. Noar
2017 Journal of health communication  
The ActNow project (Advancing Care and Treatment to Enhance Outcomes for Women) utilizes a tailored, patient-centered mobile health intervention designed to improve the detection of depression and encourage  ...  Tools for Teen Moms: A Social Media Intervention to Prevent Obesity through Infant-Centered Feeding T4TM is a funded (NIH-R21), registered clinical trial (Clinical Trials.  ...  Students evaluated three vignettes (within-subject), randomized in order of presentation, which described a roommate with either depression, bipolar disorder, or schizophrenia.  ... 
doi:10.1080/10810730.2017.1281361 pmid:28266905 fatcat:fb5ifk6zabfh7hdmviufbu5nba

Systematic review to identify and appraise outcome measures used to evaluate childhood obesity treatment interventions (CoOR): evidence of purpose, application, validity, reliability and sensitivity

Maria Bryant, Lee Ashton, Julia Brown, Susan Jebb, Judy Wright, Katharine Roberts, Jane Nixon
2014 Health Technology Assessment  
Lack of uniformity in outcome measures used in evaluations of childhood obesity treatment interventions can impede the ability to assess effectiveness and limits comparisons across trials.  ...  Science (WoS)]; and The Cochrane Library (Wiley) - from the date of inception, with no language restrictions.  ...  A randomised placebo-exercise controlled trial of Kung Fu training for improvements in body composition in overweight/obese adolescents: the 'martial fitness' study.  ... 
doi:10.3310/hta18510 pmid:25125212 pmcid:PMC4781037 fatcat:fb4savjhzjhrfmew5wwxei7zcu

Evaluation of a digital diabetes prevention program adapted for the Medicaid population: Study design and methods for a non-randomized, controlled trial

Sue E. Kim, Cynthia M. Castro Sweet, Eliza Gibson, Erica N. Madero, Barbara Rubino, Janina Morrison, Debra Rosen, Wendy Imberg, Michael R. Cousineau
2018 Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications  
Participants were recruited from three health care facilities serving low-income populations.  ...  The inclusion criteria were: a recent blood test indicating prediabetes, body mass index (BMI) > 24 kg/m 2 , age 18-75 years, not pregnant, not insured, Medicaid insured or Medicaid-eligible, internet  ...  Acknowledgements The authors express gratitude to Monsi Portillo, Stacy Hernandez, Cathy Hagglund, and Telma Menendez for their work on the trial as study coordinators, and to all the participants who  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.conctc.2018.05.007 pmid:30035241 pmcid:PMC6052649 fatcat:ly5pnaxgy5cvhom4bhtmdqryzy

The impact of lifestyle Physical Activity Counselling in IN-PATients with major depressive disorders on physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness, depression, and cardiovascular health risk markers: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Markus Gerber, Johannes Beck, Serge Brand, Robyn Cody, Lars Donath, Anne Eckert, Oliver Faude, Xenia Fischer, Martin Hatzinger, Edith Holsboer-Trachsler, Christian Imboden, Undine Lang (+9 others)
2019 Trials  
The study is designed as a multi-centric two-arm randomized clinical trial including an intervention group and a placebo control group, allocation concealment, single-blinding, and intention-to-treat analysis  ...  Secondary purposes are to examine the acceptability and perceived usefulness of the intervention among these patients, to find out whether the effectiveness of the intervention is moderated by genetic  ...  Acknowledgements The authors acknowledge administrative and logistical support from the clinics involved in this study.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13063-019-3468-3 pmid:31221205 pmcid:PMC6585067 fatcat:5ez4z4q5wzbrbanjurls7d42jy

8th Annual Symposium on Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose (SMBG): April 16–18, 2015, Republic of Malta

Christopher G. Parkin, Anita Homberg, Rolf Hinzmann
2015 Diabetes Technology & Therapeutics  
International experts in the fields of diabetes, diabetes technology, endocrinology, mobile health, sport science, and regulatory issues gathered for the 8 th Annual Symposium on Self-Monitoring of Blood  ...  The aim of this meeting was to facilitate new collaborations and research projects to improve the lives of people with diabetes.  ...  Acknowledgments We thank all the presenters for their contributions. Funding for the meeting and development of this manuscript was provided by Roche Diabetes Care GmbH, Mannheim, Germany.  ... 
doi:10.1089/dia.2015.0325 pmid:26496678 pmcid:PMC4649720 fatcat:fh6ue6nsmbhqrmq4ywtxpndqom

Health—exploring complexity: an interdisciplinary systems approach HEC2016

Eva Grill, Martin Müller, Ulrich Mansmann
2016 European Journal of Epidemiology  
Ten studies included seven Randomized Controlled Trials (RCT) and three observational studies.  ...  A randomized sample of 50 apps for health description was produced from the Medical category of the iTunes App Store.  ...  In this context, a focused crawler uses techniques from the field of machine learning to estimate the relevance of a webpage for the domain of interest [5,6].  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10654-016-0183-1 pmid:27522353 fatcat:dcl3nbpygvh5fg7keri74h55ie

Abstracts from the 5th International Scientific Conference on Exercise and Quality of Life

2019 BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation  
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Funded by the European Social Fund according to the activity 'Improvement of researchers' qualification by implementing world-class R&D projects of Measure No. 09.3.3-LMT-K-712.  ...  The research was carried out with the support of the HRDOP EFOP-3.6.2-16-2017-00003: "Creating a Research Network for Recreational and Health Cooperation".  ...  CONCLUSION: The results of this trial nominate HRW as a possible nutritional strategy to improve insulin sensitivity in overweight inactive population.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s13102-019-0119-7 fatcat:lsm5w4g4inehhnquyvdrnqkaay

Promotion of a Lifelong Immunization Program for Healthy Ageing [chapter]

Johan Flamaing
2018 Practical Issues in Geriatrics  
Practical Issues in Geriatrics will be of value to the scientific and professional community worldwide, improving understanding of the many clinical and social issues in Geriatrics and assisting in the  ...  This practically oriented series presents state of the art knowledge on the principal diseases encountered in older persons and addresses all aspects of management, including current multidisciplinary  ...  All listed authors alone are responsible for the views expressed in this publication and they do not necessarily represent the decisions, policy or views of the World Health Organization.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-96529-1_16 fatcat:uzjbztfv5batlc4cvhixxbgp6u

Abstract book: 27th International Conference on Health Promoting Hospitals & Health Services

2019 Clinical Health Promotion - Research and Best Practice for patients staff and community  
There is a lot of discourse on the effects of ongoing digitalization on health care, but to find out which opportunities and challenges result for health promotion in health care, is an even more complex  ...  contradictory issues or reconcilable principles for the future of health care and health promotion?  ...  This concept of physical activity motivation promoting could serve as a novel framework for the development of more effective workplace health promotion in health care organizations. . 15, 16, 40, 42,  ... 
doi:10.29102/clinhp.19001s fatcat:xhpsgfc76jauba46rpkvba5geq

A feasibility randomised controlled trial of a motivational interviewing-based intervention for weight loss maintenance in adults

Sharon A Simpson, Rachel McNamara, Christine Shaw, Mark Kelson, Yvonne Moriarty, Elizabeth Randell, David Cohen, M Fasihul Alam, Lauren Copeland, Donna Duncan, Aude Espinasse, David Gillespie (+6 others)
2015 Health Technology Assessment  
arm, a less intensive arm and a control arm.SettingCommunity setting in South Wales and the East Midlands.ParticipantsIndividuals aged 18–70 years with a current or previous BMI of ≥ 30 kg/m2who could  ...  Secondary objectives were to assess the impact of the intervention on body mass index (BMI) and other secondary outcomes.DesignThree-arm individually randomised controlled trial comprising an intensive  ...  overweight or obese. 3 In 2010, 35% of men and 44% of women were at high or very high risk of health problems based on their BMI and waist circumference. 3 Obesity is associated with a reduced life  ... 
doi:10.3310/hta19500 pmid:26168409 fatcat:o5xe5rox6rby3cdrckbkocd3qa
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