Published on in Vol 5, No 4 (2016): Oct-Dec

Can a Free Wearable Activity Tracker Change Behavior? The Impact of Trackers on Adults in a Physician-Led Wellness Group

Can a Free Wearable Activity Tracker Change Behavior? The Impact of Trackers on Adults in a Physician-Led Wellness Group

Can a Free Wearable Activity Tracker Change Behavior? The Impact of Trackers on Adults in a Physician-Led Wellness Group

Journals

  1. Bianchi-Hayes J, Schoenfeld E, Cataldo R, Hou W, Messina C, Pati S. Combining Activity Trackers With Motivational Interviewing and Mutual Support to Increase Physical Activity in Parent-Adolescent Dyads: Longitudinal Observational Feasibility Study. JMIR Pediatrics and Parenting 2018;1(1):e3 View
  2. Dorn D, Gorzelitz J, Gangnon R, Bell D, Koltyn K, Cadmus-Bertram L. Automatic Identification of Physical Activity Type and Duration by Wearable Activity Trackers: A Validation Study. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(5):e13547 View
  3. Marler J, Fujii C, Wong K, Galanko J, Balbierz D, Utley D. Assessment of a Personal Interactive Carbon Monoxide Breath Sensor in People Who Smoke Cigarettes: Single-Arm Cohort Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(10):e22811 View
  4. Hawkins J, Charles J, Edwards M, Hallingberg B, McConnon L, Edwards R, Jago R, Kelson M, Morgan K, Murphy S, Oliver E, Simpson S, Moore G. Acceptability and Feasibility of Implementing Accelorometry-Based Activity Monitors and a Linked Web Portal in an Exercise Referral Scheme: Feasibility Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2019;21(3):e12374 View
  5. Hannan A, Harders M, Hing W, Climstein M, Coombes J, Furness J. Impact of wearable physical activity monitoring devices with exercise prescription or advice in the maintenance phase of cardiac rehabilitation: systematic review and meta-analysis. BMC Sports Science, Medicine and Rehabilitation 2019;11(1) View
  6. Choi J, Chang A, Choi E. Effects of a Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior Program on Activity Levels, Stress, Body Size, and Sleep in Sedentary Korean College Students. Holistic Nursing Practice 2018;32(6):287 View
  7. Jo A, Coronel B, Coakes C, Mainous A. Is There a Benefit to Patients Using Wearable Devices Such as Fitbit or Health Apps on Mobiles? A Systematic Review. The American Journal of Medicine 2019;132(12):1394 View
  8. O’Driscoll R, Turicchi J, Hopkins M, Gibbons C, Larsen S, Palmeira A, Heitmann B, Horgan G, Finlayson G, Stubbs R. The validity of two widely used commercial and research-grade activity monitors, during resting, household and activity behaviours. Health and Technology 2020;10(3):637 View
  9. Massouh F, Martin R, Chan B, Ma J, Patel V, Geary M, Laffey J, Wijeysundera D, Abdallah F. Is Activity Tracker–Measured Ambulation an Accurate and Reliable Determinant of Postoperative Quality of Recovery? A Prospective Cohort Validation Study. Anesthesia & Analgesia 2019;129(4):1144 View
  10. Hua A, Johnson N, Quinton J, Chaudhary P, Buchner D, Hernandez M. Design of a Low-Cost, Wearable Device for Kinematic Analysis in Physical Therapy Settings. Methods of Information in Medicine 2020;59(01):041 View
  11. Louie D, Bird M, Menon C, Eng J. Perspectives on the prospective development of stroke-specific lower extremity wearable monitoring technology: a qualitative focus group study with physical therapists and individuals with stroke. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation 2020;17(1) View
  12. Cajamarca G, Herskovic V, Rossel P. Enabling Older Adults’ Health Self-Management through Self-Report and Visualization—A Systematic Literature Review. Sensors 2020;20(15):4348 View
  13. Janevic M, Shute V, Murphy S, Piette J. Acceptability and Effects of Commercially Available Activity Trackers for Chronic Pain Management Among Older African American Adults. Pain Medicine 2020;21(2):e68 View
  14. Wen D, Zhang X, Liu X, Lei J. Evaluating the Consistency of Current Mainstream Wearable Devices in Health Monitoring: A Comparison Under Free-Living Conditions. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2017;19(3):e68 View
  15. Chia G, Anderson A, McLean L. Behavior Change Techniques Incorporated in Fitness Trackers: Content Analysis. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(7):e12768 View
  16. Rising C, Jensen R, Moser R, Oh A. Characterizing the US Population by Patterns of Mobile Health Use for Health and Behavioral Tracking: Analysis of the National Cancer Institute's Health Information National Trends Survey Data. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(5):e16299 View
  17. Maimone R, Guerini M, Dragoni M, Bailoni T, Eccher C. PerKApp: A general purpose persuasion architecture for healthy lifestyles. Journal of Biomedical Informatics 2018;82:70 View
  18. Yen H, Chiu H. The effectiveness of wearable technologies as physical activity interventions in weight control: A systematic review and meta‐analysis of randomized controlled trials. Obesity Reviews 2019;20(10):1485 View
  19. Hermanns M, Haas B, Lisk J. Engaging Older Adults With Parkinson’s Disease in Physical Activity Using Technology: A Feasibility Study. Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine 2019;5:233372141984267 View
  20. Jin D, Halvari H, Maehle N, Olafsen A. Self-tracking behaviour in physical activity: a systematic review of drivers and outcomes of fitness tracking. Behaviour & Information Technology 2020:1 View
  21. Nuss K, Moore K, Nelson T, Li K. Effects of Motivational Interviewing and Wearable Fitness Trackers on Motivation and Physical Activity: A Systematic Review. American Journal of Health Promotion 2021;35(2):226 View
  22. Nilanon T, Nocera L, Martin A, Kolatkar A, May M, Hasnain Z, Ueno N, Yennu S, Alexander A, Mejia A, Boles R, Li M, Lee J, Hanlon S, Cozzens Philips F, Quinn D, Newton P, Broderick J, Shahabi C, Kuhn P, Nieva J. Use of Wearable Activity Tracker in Patients With Cancer Undergoing Chemotherapy: Toward Evaluating Risk of Unplanned Health Care Encounters. JCO Clinical Cancer Informatics 2020;(4):839 View
  23. DiFrancisco-Donoghue J, Jung M, Stangle A, Werner W, Zwibel H, Happel P, Balentine J. Utilizing wearable technology to increase physical activity in future physicians: A randomized trial. Preventive Medicine Reports 2018;12:122 View
  24. Xie J, Wen D, Liang L, Jia Y, Gao L, Lei J. Evaluating the Validity of Current Mainstream Wearable Devices in Fitness Tracking Under Various Physical Activities: Comparative Study. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2018;6(4):e94 View
  25. Schembre S, Liao Y, Robertson M, Dunton G, Kerr J, Haffey M, Burnett T, Basen-Engquist K, Hicklen R. Just-in-Time Feedback in Diet and Physical Activity Interventions: Systematic Review and Practical Design Framework. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2018;20(3):e106 View
  26. Bowen-Jallow K, Nunez-Lopez O, Wright A, Fuchs E, Ahn M, Lyons E, Jupiter D, Berry L, Suman O, Radhakrishnan R, Glaser A, Thompson D, Ardern C. Wearable Activity Tracking Device Use in an Adolescent Weight Management Clinic: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial. Journal of Obesity 2021;2021:1 View
  27. Ng A, Gupta E, Bansal S, Fontillas R, Amos C, Williams J, Dibaj S, Bruera E. Cancer Patients' Perception of Usefulness of Wearable Exercise Trackers. PM&R 2021;13(8):845 View
  28. Robinson A, Oksuz U, Slight R, Slight S, Husband A. Digital and Mobile Technologies to Promote Physical Health Behavior Change and Provide Psychological Support for Patients Undergoing Elective Surgery: Meta-Ethnography and Systematic Review. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2020;8(12):e19237 View
  29. Carlin T, Vuillerme N. Step and Distance Measurement From a Low-Cost Consumer-Based Hip and Wrist Activity Monitor: Protocol for a Validity and Reliability Assessment. JMIR Research Protocols 2021;10(1):e21262 View
  30. Zytnick D, Kumar G, Folta S, Reid K, Tybor D, Chomitz V. Wearable Activity Monitor Use Is Associated With the Aerobic Physical Activity Guidelines and Walking Among Older Adults. American Journal of Health Promotion 2021;35(5):679 View
  31. Yen H. Smart wearable devices as a psychological intervention for healthy lifestyle and quality of life: a randomized controlled trial. Quality of Life Research 2021;30(3):791 View
  32. Zhou X, Krishnan A, Dincelli E. Examining user engagement and use of fitness tracking technology through the lens of technology affordances. Behaviour & Information Technology 2021:1 View
  33. Yen H, Huang H. Comparisons of physical activity and sedentary behavior between owners and non-owners of commercial wearable devices. Perspectives in Public Health 2021;141(2):89 View
  34. Dachel T, Mota D. Technology and Human Connection to Prevent Diabetes in Rural United States. The Journal for Nurse Practitioners 2021 View
  35. Yen H, Liao Y, Huang H. Smart Wearable Device Users’ Behavior Is Essential for Physical Activity Improvement. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine 2021 View

Books/Policy Documents

  1. Lidynia C, Heek J, Ziefle M. Advances in Human Factors in Wearable Technologies and Game Design. View