Published on in Vol 6, No 9 (2018): September

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/10799, first published .
Text Messaging Interventions for Improvement in Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior in Youth: Systematic Review

Text Messaging Interventions for Improvement in Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior in Youth: Systematic Review

Text Messaging Interventions for Improvement in Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior in Youth: Systematic Review

Journals

  1. Ek A, Sandborg J, Delisle Nyström C, Lindqvist A, Rutberg S, Löf M. Physical Activity and Mobile Phone Apps in the Preschool Age: Perceptions of Teachers and Parents. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(4):e12512 View
  2. Lee A, Chavez S, Bian J, Thompson L, Gurka M, Williamson V, Modave F. Efficacy and Effectiveness of Mobile Health Technologies for Facilitating Physical Activity in Adolescents: Scoping Review. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(2):e11847 View
  3. Gustafson A, Jilcott Pitts S, McQuerry K, Babtunde O, Mullins J. A Mentor-Led Text-Messaging Intervention Increases Intake of Fruits and Vegetables and Goal Setting for Healthier Dietary Consumption among Rural Adolescents in Kentucky and North Carolina, 2017. Nutrients 2019;11(3):593 View
  4. Lai A, Lam E, Fabrizo C, Lee D, Wan A, Tsang J, Ho L, Stewart S, Lam T. A Community-Based Lifestyle-Integrated Physical Activity Intervention to Enhance Physical Activity, Positive Family Communication, and Perceived Health in Deprived Families: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial. Frontiers in Public Health 2020;8 View
  5. Sharaievska I, Battista R, Zwetsloot J. Use of Physical Activity Monitoring Devices by Families in Rural Communities: Qualitative Approach. JMIR Pediatrics and Parenting 2019;2(1):e10658 View
  6. Aschbrenner K, Naslund J, Tomlinson E, Kinney A, Pratt S, Brunette M. Adolescents' Use of Digital Technologies and Preferences for Mobile Health Coaching in Public Mental Health Settings. Frontiers in Public Health 2019;7 View
  7. Nittas V, Mütsch M, Puhan M. Preferences for Sun Protection With a Self-Monitoring App: Protocol of a Discrete Choice Experiment Study. JMIR Research Protocols 2020;9(2):e16087 View
  8. Lai A, Stewart S, Wan A, Thomas C, Tse J, Ho D, Chan S, Lam T. Development and feasibility of a brief Zero‐time Exercise intervention to reduce sedentary behaviour and enhance physical activity: A pilot trial. Health & Social Care in the Community 2019;27(4) View
  9. Barwise A, Patten C, Bock M, Hughes C, Brockman T, Valdez Soto M, Wi C, Juhn Y, Witt D, Sinicrope S, Kreps S, Saling H, Levine J, Balls-Berry J. Acceptability of Robotic-Assisted Exercise Coaching Among Diverse Youth: Pilot Study. JMIR Pediatrics and Parenting 2019;2(2):e12549 View
  10. Shin Y, Kim S, Lee M. Mobile phone interventions to improve adolescents' physical health: A systematic review and meta‐analysis. Public Health Nursing 2019;36(6):787 View
  11. Odukoya O, Manortey S, Takemoto M, Alder S, Okuyemi K. Body, Soul and Spirit, an adaptation of two evidence-based interventions to promote physical activity and healthy eating among adults in churches in Lagos Nigeria: a three-arm cluster randomized controlled pilot trial. Pilot and Feasibility Studies 2020;6(1) View
  12. Xie J, Ke Q, Cheng Y, Everhart N. Meta-synthesis in Library & Information Science Research. The Journal of Academic Librarianship 2020;46(5):102217 View
  13. Nelligan R, Hinman R, Atkins L, Bennell K. A Short Message Service Intervention to Support Adherence to Home-Based Strengthening Exercise for People With Knee Osteoarthritis: Intervention Design Applying the Behavior Change Wheel. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(10):e14619 View
  14. Tully L, Burls A, Sorensen J, El-Moslemany R, O'Malley G. Mobile Health for Pediatric Weight Management: Systematic Scoping Review. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2020;8(6):e16214 View
  15. Lee S, Park H. Effects of positive–negative antismoking messages to quit smoking among male college students: A randomized field study. Japan Journal of Nursing Science 2020;17(4) View
  16. Ringeval M, Wagner G, Denford J, Paré G, Kitsiou S. Fitbit-Based Interventions for Healthy Lifestyle Outcomes: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(10):e23954 View
  17. Ekambareshwar M, Ekambareshwar S, Mihrshahi S, Wen L, Baur L, Laws R, Taki S, Rissel C. Process evaluations of early childhood obesity prevention interventions delivered via telephone or text messages: a systematic review. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2021;18(1) View
  18. He Z, Wu H, Yu F, Fu J, Sun S, Huang T, Wang R, Chen D, Zhao G, Quan M. Effects of Smartphone-Based Interventions on Physical Activity in Children and Adolescents: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2021;9(2):e22601 View
  19. Cushing C, Bejarano C, Ortega A, Sayre N, Fedele D, Smyth J. Adaptive mHealth Intervention for Adolescent Physical Activity Promotion. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 2021;46(5):536 View
  20. Henriksson H, Alexandrou C, Henriksson P, Henström M, Bendtsen M, Thomas K, Müssener U, Nilsen P, Löf M. MINISTOP 2.0: a smartphone app integrated in primary child health care to promote healthy diet and physical activity behaviours and prevent obesity in preschool-aged children: protocol for a hybrid design effectiveness-implementation study. BMC Public Health 2020;20(1) View
  21. Alizadeh A, Negarandeh R, Bagheri Amiri F, Yazdani Z. The study of Iranian children and adolescents’ physical activity: a systematic review and meta-analysis. International Journal of Adolescent Medicine and Health 2021;33(3):65 View
  22. Alexandrou C, Müssener U, Thomas K, Henriksson H, Löf M. Adapting a Parental Support App to Promote Healthy Diet and Physical Activity Behaviors (MINISTOP) for a Multi-Ethnic Setting: A Qualitative Study on the Needs and Preferences of Parents and Nurses within Swedish Child Health Care. Nutrients 2021;13(7):2190 View
  23. Hussien F, Hassen A, Asfaw Z, Ahmed A, Hassen H, Shahab L. The effect of mobile text messages on knowledge and perception towards cancer and behavioral risks among college students, Northeast Ethiopia: A randomized controlled trial protocol. PLOS ONE 2021;16(7):e0253839 View
  24. Bendtsen M, Seiterö A, Bendtsen P, Henriksson H, Henriksson P, Thomas K, Löf M, Müssener U. mHealth intervention for multiple lifestyle behaviour change among high school students in Sweden (LIFE4YOUth): protocol for a randomised controlled trial. BMC Public Health 2021;21(1) View
  25. Soltero E, Lopez C, Musaad S, O'Connor T, Thompson D. Fit24, a digital health intervention to reduce type 2 diabetes risk among Hispanic youth: Protocol for a feasibility pilot study. Contemporary Clinical Trials 2023;127:107117 View
  26. Willinger L, Oberhoffer-Fritz R, Ewert P, Müller J. Digital Health Nudging to increase physical activity in pediatric patients with congenital heart disease: A randomized controlled trial. American Heart Journal 2023;262:1 View
  27. Seiterö A, Thomas K, Löf M, Müssener U. Exploring the Black Box of an mHealth Intervention (LIFE4YOUth): A Qualitative Process and Outcome Evaluation of End-User Engagement. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2022;19(21):14022 View
  28. Wen L, Xu H, Taki S, Buchanan L, Rissel C, Phongsavan P, Hayes A, Bedford K, Moreton R, Baur L. Effects of telephone support or short message service on body mass index, eating and screen time behaviours of children age 2 years: A 3‐arm randomized controlled trial. Pediatric Obesity 2022;17(5) View
  29. McAlpin N, Elaiho C, Khan F, Cruceta C, Goytia C, Vangeepuram N. Use of Focus Groups to Inform a New Community-Based Youth Diabetes Prevention Program. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2022;19(15):9655 View
  30. Raeside R, Spielman K, Maguire S, Mihrshahi S, Steinbeck K, Kang M, Laranjo L, Hyun K, Redfern J, Partridge S, Hackett M, Figtree G, Gallagher R, Sim K, Usherwood T, Hepse C, Skinner J, Champion K, Gardner L, Williams K, Castles D. A healthy lifestyle text message intervention for adolescents: protocol for the Health4Me randomized controlled trial. BMC Public Health 2022;22(1) View
  31. Alamnia T, Tesfaye W, Kelly M. The effectiveness of text message delivered interventions for weight loss in developing countries: A systematic review and meta‐analysis. Obesity Reviews 2022;23(1) View
  32. Elnaggar A, von Oppenfeld J, Whooley M, Merek S, Park L. Applying Mobile Technology to Sustain Physical Activity After Completion of Cardiac Rehabilitation: Acceptability Study. JMIR Human Factors 2021;8(3):e25356 View
  33. Silva Filho R, Sasaki J, Gordia A, Andaki A. Effects of a Physical Exercise Program and Health Advice on Sedentary Behavior of Adolescents. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2023;20(2):1064 View
  34. Mugler N, Baurecht H, Lam K, Leitzmann M, Jochem C. The Effectiveness of Interventions to Reduce Sedentary Time in Different Target Groups and Settings in Germany: Systematic Review, Meta-Analysis and Recommendations on Interventions. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2022;19(16):10178 View
  35. Nisa H, Barsbay F. Digital Health Interventions to Improve Cardiometabolic Risk Profile among Adults with Obesity and Chronic Diseases: A Systematic Review. Nurse Media Journal of Nursing 2022;12(1):133 View
  36. Pfeiffer K, McKee K, Van Camp C, Clevenger K. Physical Activity Interventions During Childhood and Adolescence: A Narrative Umbrella Review Addressing Characteristics, Conclusions, and Gaps in Knowledge. Kinesiology Review 2023;12(1):47 View
  37. Lehmann L, Nittas V, Siebertz L, Martin A. Apps in der Dermatologie: Chancen und Limitationen im Hinblick auf Prävention, Behandlung, Datenschutz und Patientensicherheit. Kompass Dermatologie 2020;8(4):160 View
  38. Kracht C, Hutchesson M, Ahmed M, Müller A, Ashton L, Brown H, DeSmet A, Maher C, Mauch C, Vandelanotte C, Yin Z, Whatnall M, Short C, Staiano A. E‐&mHealth interventions targeting nutrition, physical activity, sedentary behavior, and/or obesity among children: A scoping review of systematic reviews and meta‐analyses. Obesity Reviews 2021;22(12) View
  39. Zang X, Hu Q, Liu X, Da M, Yang Z, Qi J, Mo X. Serum vitamin E concentration is negatively associated with body mass index change in girls not boys during adolescence. World Journal of Pediatrics 2021;17(5):517 View
  40. Killedar A, Wen L, Tan E, Marshall S, Taki S, Buchanan L, Rissel C, Xu H, Baur L, Hayes A. Economic evaluation of the Communicating Healthy Beginnings Advice by Telephone trial for early childhood obesity prevention. Obesity 2022;30(11):2256 View
  41. Bootwong P, Intarut N. The Effects of Text Messages for Promoting Physical Activities in Prediabetes: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Telemedicine and e-Health 2021 View
  42. Goodyear V, Skinner B, McKeever J, Griffiths M. The influence of online physical activity interventions on children and young people’s engagement with physical activity: a systematic review. Physical Education and Sport Pedagogy 2023;28(1):94 View
  43. Vajravelu M, Arslanian S. Mobile Health and Telehealth Interventions to Increase Physical Activity in Adolescents with Obesity: a Promising Approach to Engaging a Hard-to-Reach Population. Current Obesity Reports 2021;10(4):444 View
  44. Sahin C, Courtney K, Naylor P, Rhodes R. Mobile Text Message Design and Delivery Preferences of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: A Social Marketing Approach. Journal of Technology in Behavioral Science 2022;7(4):415 View
  45. Arundell L, Gould L, Ridgers N, Ayala A, Downing K, Salmon J, Timperio A, Veitch J. “Everything kind of revolves around technology”: a qualitative exploration of families’ screen use experiences, and intervention suggestions. BMC Public Health 2022;22(1) View
  46. Mishra S, Dempsey W, Klasnja P. A Text Messaging Intervention for Priming the Affective Rewards of Exercise in Adults: Protocol for a Microrandomized Trial. JMIR Research Protocols 2023;12:e46560 View
  47. McDermott K, Noake C, Wolff R, Bauld L, Espina C, Foucaud J, Steindorf K, Thorat M, Weijenberg M, Schüz J, Kleijnen J. Digital interventions to moderate physical inactivity and/or nutrition in young people: a Cancer Prevention Europe overview of systematic reviews. Frontiers in Digital Health 2023;5 View
  48. Sanal-Hayes N, Mclaughlin M, Hayes L, Mair J, Ormerod J, Carless D, Hilliard N, Meach R, Ingram J, Sculthorpe N. A scoping review of ‘Pacing’ for management of Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS): lessons learned for the long COVID pandemic. Journal of Translational Medicine 2023;21(1) View
  49. Soltero E, Lopez C, Mihail S, Hernandez A, Musaad S, O'Connor T, Thompson D. An SMS Text Message–Based Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Program for Hispanic Adolescents With Obesity: Qualitative Co-Design Process. JMIR Formative Research 2023;7:e46606 View
  50. Guijarro-Romero S, Mayorga-Vega D, Casado-Robles C, Viciana J. Effect of an activity wristband-based intermittent teaching unit in Physical Education on studentsʼ physical activity and its psychological mediators: a cluster-randomized controlled trial. School-fit study. Frontiers in Psychology 2023;14 View
  51. Dannapfel P, Bendtsen P, Bendtsen M, Thomas K. Implementing smoking cessation in routine primary care—a qualitative study. Frontiers in Health Services 2023;3 View
  52. Moore R, Al-Tamimi A, Freeman E. Investigating the Potential of a Conversational Agent (Phyllis) to Support Adolescent Health and Overcome Barriers to Physical Activity: Co-Design Study. JMIR Formative Research 2024;8:e51571 View
  53. Bernstein E, Wolfe E, Huguenel B, Wilhelm S. Lessons and Untapped Potential of Smartphone-Based Physical Activity Interventions for Mental Health: Narrative Review. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2024;12:e45860 View
  54. Sequí-Domínguez I, Cavero-Redondo I, Álvarez-Bueno C, López-Gil J, Martínez-Vizcaíno V, Pascual-Morena C. Effectiveness of eHealth Interventions Promoting Physical Activity in Children and Adolescents: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2024;26:e41649 View
  55. Tong H, Alnasser A, Alshahrani N, Bawaked R, AlAhmed R, Alsukait R, Rakic S, Cetinkaya V, Al-Hazzaa H, Alqahtani S. The Use of Mobile Technologies to Promote Physical Activity and Reduce Sedentary Behaviors in the Middle East and North Africa Region: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2024;26:e53651 View
  56. Lee Y, Kim H, Hwang J, Noh S. Effectiveness of mobile-based progressive and fixed physical activity on depression, stress, anxiety, and quality of life outcomes among adults in South Korea: Randomized Controlled Trial (Preprint). JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2023 View

Books/Policy Documents

  1. Salmon J, Koorts H, Arundell L, Timperio A. Sedentary Behaviour Epidemiology. View