Published on in Vol 3, No 2 (2015): Apr-Jun

What Overweight Women Want From a Weight Loss App: A Qualitative Study on Arabic Women

What Overweight Women Want From a Weight Loss App: A Qualitative Study on Arabic Women

What Overweight Women Want From a Weight Loss App: A Qualitative Study on Arabic Women

Journals

  1. Lyzwinski L, Caffery L, Bambling M, Edirippulige S. Consumer perspectives on mHealth for weight loss: a review of qualitative studies. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare 2018;24(4):290 View
  2. Bardus M, Ali A, Demachkieh F, Hamadeh G. Assessing the Quality of Mobile Phone Apps for Weight Management: User-Centered Study With Employees From a Lebanese University. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(1):e9836 View
  3. Teo C, Ng C, White A, Choo K. What Do Men Want from a Health Screening Mobile App? A Qualitative Study. PLOS ONE 2017;12(1):e0169435 View
  4. Rubanovich C, Mohr D, Schueller S. Health App Use Among Individuals With Symptoms of Depression and Anxiety: A Survey Study With Thematic Coding. JMIR Mental Health 2017;4(2):e22 View
  5. Alnasser A, Sathiaseelan A, Al-Khalifa A, Marais D. Development of ‘Twazon’: An Arabic App for Weight Loss. JMIR Research Protocols 2016;5(2):e76 View
  6. Alnasser A, Amalraj R, Sathiaseelan A, Al-Khalifa A, Marais D. Do Arabic weight-loss apps adhere to evidence-informed practices?. Translational Behavioral Medicine 2016;6(3):396 View
  7. Nathalie Lyzwinski L, Caffery L, Bambling M, Edirippulige S. University Students’ Perspectives on Mindfulness and mHealth: A Qualitative Exploratory Study. American Journal of Health Education 2018;49(6):341 View
  8. Levy J, Romo-Avilés N. “A good little tool to get to know yourself a bit better”: a qualitative study on users’ experiences of app-supported menstrual tracking in Europe. BMC Public Health 2019;19(1) View
  9. Alnasser A, Kyle J, Aloumi N, Al-Khalifa A, Marais D. The Twazon Arabic Weight Loss App: App-Based Intervention for Saudi Women With Obesity. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(5):e10923 View
  10. Bardus M, Awada N, Ghandour L, Fares E, Gherbal T, Al-Zanati T, Stoyanov S. The Arabic Version of the Mobile App Rating Scale: Development and Validation Study. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2020;8(3):e16956 View
  11. Abduo H, Curtain C, Othman N. Use of Smartphone Applications for Diabetes Management in Kuwait: A Pilot Study. Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet 2020;24(2):111 View
  12. Moore G, Wilding H, Gray K, Castle D. Participatory Methods to Engage Health Service Users in the Development of Electronic Health Resources: Systematic Review. Journal of Participatory Medicine 2019;11(1):e11474 View
  13. Alturki R, Gay V. The Development of an Arabic Weight-Loss App Akser Waznk: Qualitative Results. JMIR Formative Research 2019;3(1):e11785 View
  14. Archibald D, Douglas F, Hoddinott P, van Teijlingen E, Stewart F, Robertson C, Boyers D, Avenell A. A qualitative evidence synthesis on the management of male obesity. BMJ Open 2015;5(10):e008372 View
  15. Ismail T, Jalil R, Wan Ishak W, Hamid N, Wan Nik W, Jan Mohamed H, Mohd N, Arifin W, Mohamed W, Ibrahim M, Ismail R, Hassim T, Aris T, Wan Muda W. Understanding Dieting and Previous Weight Loss Attempts among Overweight and Obese Participants: Insights into My Body Is Fit and Fabulous at Work Program. Korean Journal of Family Medicine 2018;39(1):15 View
  16. Aljuraiban G. Use of Weight-Management Mobile Phone Apps in Saudi Arabia: A Web-Based Survey. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(2):e12692 View
  17. Alnasser A, Kyle J, Alkhalifah A, Marais D. Relationship Between Evidence Requirements, User Expectations, and Actual Experiences: Usability Evaluation of the Twazon Arabic Weight Loss App. JMIR Human Factors 2018;5(2):e16 View
  18. Wei J, Vinnikova A, Lu L, Xu J. Understanding and Predicting the Adoption of Fitness Mobile Apps: Evidence from China. Health Communication 2021;36(8):950 View
  19. Bardus M, Borgi C, El-Harakeh M, Gherbal T, Kharroubi S, Fares E. Exploring the Use of Mobile and Wearable Technology among University Student Athletes in Lebanon: A Cross-Sectional Study. Sensors 2021;21(13):4472 View
  20. Ali H, Attlee A, Alhebshi S, Elmi F, Al Dhaheri A, Stojanovska L, El Mesmoudi N, Platat C. Feasibility Study of a Newly Developed Technology-Mediated Lifestyle Intervention for Overweight and Obese Young Adults. Nutrients 2021;13(8):2547 View
  21. Aloudah N. Qualitative research in the Arabic language. When should translations to English occur? A literature review. Exploratory Research in Clinical and Social Pharmacy 2022;6:100153 View
  22. Duan B, Liu Z, Liu W, Gou B. Assessing the Views and Needs of People at High Risk of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus for the Development of Mobile Health Apps: Descriptive Qualitative Study. JMIR Formative Research 2022;6(7):e36392 View
  23. Rana Z, Reed D, Oldewage-Theron W, Lyford C, Colwell M, Dawson J. Overweight or Obesity Onset and Past Attempts to Lose/Manage Weight: A Qualitative Study. Obesities 2021;1(3):136 View
  24. Alissa N. Cultural Challenges to Weight Management: A Qualitative Study of Saudi Women’s Experiences. Journal of Community Health Nursing 2022;39(1):12 View
  25. Alnasser A, Almutairi M. Considering intermittent fasting among Saudis: insights into practices. BMC Public Health 2022;22(1) View
  26. Selvaraj S, Sriram A. The Quality of Indian Obesity-Related mHealth Apps: PRECEDE-PROCEED Model–Based Content Analysis. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2022;10(5):e15719 View
  27. Sobri N, Ismail I, Hassan F, Papachristou Nadal I, Forbes A, Ching S, Ali H, Goldsmith K, Murphy H, Guess N, Mohd Yusof B, Basri N, Salim M, Azmiyaty C, Mohd Sa'id I, Chew B, Ismail K. Protocol for a qualitative study exploring the perception of need, importance and acceptability of a digital diabetes prevention intervention for women with gestational diabetes mellitus during and after pregnancy in Malaysia (Explore-MYGODDESS). BMJ Open 2021;11(8):e044878 View
  28. Binsaeed B, Aljohani F, Alsobiai F, Alraddadi M, Alrehaili A, Alnahdi B, Almotairi F, Jumah M, Alrehaili A. Barriers and Motivators to Weight Loss in People With Obesity. Cureus 2023 View
  29. Kheirmandparizi M, Gouin J, Bouchaud C, Kebbe M, Bergeron C, Madani Civi R, Rhodes R, Farnesi B, Bouguila N, Conklin A, Lear S, Cohen T, Sheikh S. Perceptions of self-monitoring dietary intake according to a plate-based approach: A qualitative study. PLOS ONE 2023;18(11):e0294652 View
  30. Martin-Vicario L, Martínez-Sánchez M, Nicolas-Sans R. Factors influencing perceived usefulness of a branded weight-loss app. British Food Journal 2024 View

Books/Policy Documents

  1. Keller V, Ercsey I. Effective Digital Marketing for Improving Society Behavior Toward DEI and SDGs. View