Published on in Vol 5, No 4 (2017): April

Texting and Mobile Phone App Interventions for Improving Adherence to Preventive Behavior in Adolescents: A Systematic Review

Texting and Mobile Phone App Interventions for Improving Adherence to Preventive Behavior in Adolescents: A Systematic Review

Texting and Mobile Phone App Interventions for Improving Adherence to Preventive Behavior in Adolescents: A Systematic Review

Authors of this article:

Sherif M Badawy 1, 2 Author Orcid Image ;   Lisa M Kuhns 3 Author Orcid Image


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  111. Tersigni C, Boiardi G, Tofani L, Venturini E, Montagnani C, Bortone B, Bianchi L, Chiappini E, Cassetta M, Fallani S, Novelli A, Galli L. Real-life isoniazid and rifampicin plasma concentrations in children: a tool for therapeutic drug monitoring of tuberculosis. BMC Infectious Diseases 2021;21(1) View
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  116. Elyousfi S, Innes N, Leggett H, Ainsworth H, Chestnutt I, Day P, Robertson M, Pavitt S, Kellar I, Dey D, Marshman Z. Acceptability of the Brushing RemInder 4 Good oral HealTh (BRIGHT) trial intervention: a qualitative study of perspectives of young people and school staff. BMC Oral Health 2022;22(1) View
  117. Decker M, Harrison S, Price M, Gutmann-Gonzalez A, Yarger J, Tenney R. Educators' Perspectives on Integrating Technology Into Sexual Health Education: Implementation Study. JMIR Human Factors 2022;9(1):e31381 View
  118. Benoit J, Louie-Poon S, Kauser S, Meherali S. Promoting Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health in North America Using Free Mobile Apps: Environmental Scan. JMIR Pediatrics and Parenting 2022;5(4):e33826 View
  119. Maciel N, Ferreira D, Sousa V, Braga H, Chaves G, Sousa L. Qualidade de aplicativos móveis sobre prevenção e controle da sífilis. Escola Anna Nery 2022;26 View
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Books/Policy Documents

  1. John M, Kleppisch M. Prävention und Gesundheitsförderung. View
  2. Isabell K, Sandra D. Technology and Health. View
  3. Bregenzer A, Jiménez P. Handbuch Digitale Wirtschaft. View
  4. Bregenzer A, Jiménez P. Handbuch Medizinökonomie I. View
  5. Champion K, Newton N, Teesson M. The American Psychiatric Association Publishing Textbook of Substance Use Disorder Treatment. View
  6. John M, Kleppisch M. Prävention und Gesundheitsförderung. View
  7. Camenga D, Chadi N. Electronic Cigarettes and Vape Devices. View
  8. Mitchell I, Govias G. Asthma Education. View
  9. Pickford D, Hill T, Arora P, Baker C. Handbook of Evidence-Based Prevention of Behavioral Disorders in Integrated Care. View
  10. Bregenzer A, Jiménez P. Handbuch Medizinökonomie I. View