Improving dietary self-monitoring and adherence with hand-held computers: a pilot study.

@article{Glanz2006ImprovingDS,
  title={Improving dietary self-monitoring and adherence with hand-held computers: a pilot study.},
  author={Karen Glanz and Suzanne Murphy and Joanne Moylan and Diana Evensen and Jess David Curb},
  journal={American journal of health promotion : AJHP},
  year={2006},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={165-70}
}
PURPOSE Innovations in information technology offer new opportunities for creative application of personalized, tailored feedback strategies for improving dietary adherence. We developed and tested a real-time diet-monitoring and feedback system using hand-held computers. The goals were to increase diet self-monitoring, reduce the burden of monitoring food intake, and increase adherence to dietary goals within a clinical trial. METHODS Participants were 33 women in the Diet Modification arm… CONTINUE READING