Middle-aged women's preferred theory-based features in mobile physical activity applications.

@article{Ehlers2014MiddleagedWP,
  title={Middle-aged women's preferred theory-based features in mobile physical activity applications.},
  author={Diane K Ehlers and Jennifer Huberty},
  journal={Journal of physical activity & health},
  year={2014},
  volume={11 7},
  pages={1379-85}
}
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to describe which theory-based behavioral and technological features middle-aged women prefer to be included in a mobile application designed to help them adopt and maintain regular physical activity (PA). METHODS Women aged 30 to 64 years (N = 120) completed an online survey measuring their demographics and mobile PA application preferences. The survey was developed upon behavioral principles of Social Cognitive Theory, recent mobile app research, and… CONTINUE READING
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