Published on in Vol 7, No 7 (2018): July

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
Toward Increasing Engagement in Substance Use Data Collection: Development of the Substance Abuse Research Assistant App and Protocol for a Microrandomized Trial Using Adolescents and Emerging Adults

Toward Increasing Engagement in Substance Use Data Collection: Development of the Substance Abuse Research Assistant App and Protocol for a Microrandomized Trial Using Adolescents and Emerging Adults

Toward Increasing Engagement in Substance Use Data Collection: Development of the Substance Abuse Research Assistant App and Protocol for a Microrandomized Trial Using Adolescents and Emerging Adults


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Books/Policy Documents

  1. El‐Toukhy S, Nahum‐Shani I. Wiley StatsRef: Statistics Reference Online. View
  2. Rabbi M. Encyclopedia of Behavioral Medicine. View
  3. Rabbi M. Encyclopedia of Behavioral Medicine. View