Randomized controlled trial testing an internet physical activity intervention for sedentary adults.

@article{Carr2013RandomizedCT,
  title={Randomized controlled trial testing an internet physical activity intervention for sedentary adults.},
  author={Lucas J. Carr and Shira I. Dunsiger and Beth Lewis and Joseph T. Ciccolo and Sheri J Hartman and Beth Bock and Gregory Dominick and Bess H. Marcus},
  journal={Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association},
  year={2013},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={328-36}
}
OBJECTIVE Internet-based physical activity (PA) interventions have shown promise, although findings remain equivocal. We used formative research to enhance a previously demonstrated program (Step into Motion) with the goal of developing an Internet program poised for dissemination. METHODS We conducted focus groups to identify Internet features targeted to theoretical constructs (social cognitive theory) predictive of PA behavior and rated as "useful for increasing PA." We identified 5 theory… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 1 time over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 19 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 51 references

Cost analysis of an internet and print intervention

  • B H.
  • 2010

Internet and American Life Project

  • R. C. Plotnikoff, L. J. McCargar, P. M. Wilson, C. A. Loucaides
  • 2009

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…