Intelligent mobile support for therapy adherence and behavior change

@article{Klein2014IntelligentMS,
  title={Intelligent mobile support for therapy adherence and behavior change},
  author={Michel C. A. Klein and Nataliya M. Mogles and Arlette van Wissen},
  journal={Journal of biomedical informatics},
  year={2014},
  volume={51},
  pages={137-51}
}
Mobile applications have proven to be promising tools for supporting people in adhering to their health goals. Although coaching and reminder apps abound, few of them are based on established theories of behavior change. In the present work, a behavior change support system is presented that uses a computational model based on multiple psychological theories of behavior change. The system determines the user's reason for non-adherence using a mobile phone app and an online lifestyle diary. The… CONTINUE READING