The use of theory in health behavior research from 2000 to 2005: a systematic review.


BACKGROUND Theory-based health behavior change programs are thought to be more effective than those that do not use theory. No previous reviews have assessed the extent to which theory is used (that is, operationalized and tested) in empirical research. PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to describe theory use in recent health behavior literature and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12160-008-9042-y

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