Published on in Vol 14, No 5 (2012): Sep-Oct

Innovation in Weight Loss Programs: A 3-Dimensional Virtual-World Approach

Innovation in Weight Loss Programs: A 3-Dimensional Virtual-World Approach

Innovation in Weight Loss Programs: A 3-Dimensional Virtual-World Approach

Journals

  1. Thomas J, Spitalnick J, Hadley W, Bond D, Wing R. Development of and Feedback on a Fully Automated Virtual Reality System for Online Training in Weight Management Skills. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology 2015;9(1):145 View
  2. Nuffer W, Smith S, Trinkley K. Integrating virtual reality to expand the public health role of community pharmacists. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association 2013;53(2):152 View
  3. Mitchell S, Mako M, Sadikova E, Barnes L, Stone A, Rosal M, Wiecha J. The Comparative Experiences of Women in Control. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology 2014;8(6):1185 View
  4. Brewer L, Kaihoi B, Zarling K, Squires R, Thomas R, Kopecky S. The Use of Virtual World-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation to Encourage Healthy Lifestyle Choices Among Cardiac Patients: Intervention Development and Pilot Study Protocol. JMIR Research Protocols 2015;4(2):e39 View
  5. Dyal B, Ezenwa M, Yao Y, Molokie R, Wang Z, Ballas S, Suarez M, Wilkie D. Randomized clinical trial of computerized PAINRelieveIt® for patients with sickle cell disease: PAINReportIt® and PAINUCope®. Patient Education and Counseling 2020;103(1):136 View
  6. Sawesi S, Rashrash M, Phalakornkule K, Carpenter J, Jones J. The Impact of Information Technology on Patient Engagement and Health Behavior Change: A Systematic Review of the Literature. JMIR Medical Informatics 2016;4(1):e1 View
  7. Horne M, Hill A, Murells T, Ugail H, Irving , Chinnadorai R, Hardy M. Using avatars in weight management settings: A systematic review. Internet Interventions 2020;19:100295 View
  8. Jeon S, Kim J. Effects of Augmented-Reality-Based Exercise on Muscle Parameters, Physical Performance, and Exercise Self-Efficacy for Older Adults. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2020;17(9):3260 View
  9. Asbjørnsen R, Smedsrød M, Solberg Nes L, Wentzel J, Varsi C, Hjelmesæth J, van Gemert-Pijnen J. Persuasive System Design Principles and Behavior Change Techniques to Stimulate Motivation and Adherence in Electronic Health Interventions to Support Weight Loss Maintenance: Scoping Review. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2019;21(6):e14265 View
  10. Napolitano M, Hayes S, Russo G, Muresu D, Giordano A, Foster G. Using Avatars to Model Weight Loss Behaviors: Participant Attitudes and Technology Development. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology 2013;7(4):1057 View
  11. Hong J, Ghil J, Kong H. Effects of Elderly-friendly Remote Exercise Program on the Improvement of Sarcopenic Obesity in Elderly Women. The Official Journal of the Korean Academy of Kinesiology 2016;18(3):65 View
  12. BOUHAIDAR C, DESHAZO J, PURI P, GRAY P, ROBINS J, SALYER J. Text Messaging as Adjunct to Community-Based Weight Management Program. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing 2013;31(10):469 View
  13. Valladares A, Aebersold M, Tschannen D, Villarruel A. Preparing Facilitators From Community-Based Organizations for Evidence-Based Intervention Training in Second Life. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2014;16(9):e220 View
  14. Raaijmakers L, Pouwels S, Berghuis K, Nienhuijs S. Technology-based interventions in the treatment of overweight and obesity: A systematic review. Appetite 2015;95:138 View
  15. Smith K, Kuo S, Zgibor J, McTigue K, Hess R, Bhargava T, Bryce C. Cost effectiveness of an internet-delivered lifestyle intervention in primary care patients with high cardiovascular risk. Preventive Medicine 2016;87:103 View
  16. Thomas J, Goldstein C, Bond D, Hadley W, Tuerk P. Web‐based virtual reality to enhance behavioural skills training and weight loss in a commercial online weight management programme: The Experience Success randomized trial. Obesity Science & Practice 2020;6(6):587 View
  17. Hong J, Kong H, Yoon H. Web-Based Telepresence Exercise Program for Community-Dwelling Elderly Women With a High Risk of Falling: Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2018;6(5):e132 View
  18. Teyhen D, Robbins D, Ryan B. Promoting and Sustaining Positive Personal Health Behaviors – Putting the Person First. Military Medicine 2018;183(suppl_3):213 View
  19. Hong J, Kim J, Kim S, Kong H. Effects of home-based tele-exercise on sarcopenia among community-dwelling elderly adults: Body composition and functional fitness. Experimental Gerontology 2017;87:33 View
  20. Barnett J, Harricharan M, Fletcher D, Gilchrist B, Coughlan J. myPace: An Integrative Health Platform for Supporting Weight Loss and Maintenance Behaviors. IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics 2015;19(1):109 View
  21. Kozak A, Buscemi J, Hawkins M, Wang M, Breland J, Ross K, Kommu A. Technology-based interventions for weight management: current randomized controlled trial evidence and future directions. Journal of Behavioral Medicine 2017;40(1):99 View
  22. Rosal M, Heyden R, Mejilla R, Capelson R, Chalmers K, Rizzo DePaoli M, Veerappa C, Wiecha J. A Virtual World Versus Face-to-Face Intervention Format to Promote Diabetes Self-Management Among African American Women: A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial. JMIR Research Protocols 2014;3(4):e54 View
  23. Elaheebocus S, Weal M, Morrison L, Yardley L. Peer-Based Social Media Features in Behavior Change Interventions: Systematic Review. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2018;20(2):e20 View
  24. Winter S, Sheats J, King A. The Use of Behavior Change Techniques and Theory in Technologies for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Treatment in Adults: A Comprehensive Review. Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases 2016;58(6):605 View
  25. Ghanbarzadeh R, Ghapanchi A, Blumenstein M, Talaei-Khoei A. A Decade of Research on the Use of Three-Dimensional Virtual Worlds in Health Care: A Systematic Literature Review. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2014;16(2):e47 View
  26. Moss S, Serbetci D, O’Brien K, Alexi N. The Validated Features of Psychological Interventions for Weight Loss: An Integration. Behavioral Medicine 2022;48(3):147 View
  27. Rumbo-Rodríguez L, Sánchez-SanSegundo M, Ruiz-Robledillo N, Albaladejo-Blázquez N, Ferrer-Cascales R, Zaragoza-Martí A. Use of Technology-Based Interventions in the Treatment of Patients with Overweight and Obesity: A Systematic Review. Nutrients 2020;12(12):3634 View
  28. Morgan H, O'Donovan A, Almeida R, Lin A, Perry Y. The Role of the Avatar in Gaming for Trans and Gender Diverse Young People. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2020;17(22):8617 View
  29. Baqapuri H, Roes L, Zvyagintsev M, Ramadan S, Keller M, Roecher E, Zweerings J, Klasen M, Gur R, Mathiak K. A Novel Brain–Computer Interface Virtual Environment for Neurofeedback During Functional MRI. Frontiers in Neuroscience 2021;14 View
  30. Vitale J, Bonato M, Borghi S, Messina C, Albano D, Corbetta S, Sconfienza L, Banfi G. Home-Based Resistance Training for Older Subjects during the COVID-19 Outbreak in Italy: Preliminary Results of a Six-Months RCT. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2020;17(24):9533 View
  31. Phelan S, Peruvemba S, Levinson D, Stulberg N, Lacy A, Legato M, Werner J. Feasibility of a virtual reality-based approach to improve behavioral weight management outcomes. Pilot and Feasibility Studies 2021;7(1) View
  32. Brewer L, Abraham H, Kaihoi B, Leth S, Egginton J, Slusser J, Scott C, Penheiter S, Albertie M, Squires R, Thomas R, Scales R, Trejo-Gutierrez J, Kopecky S. A Community-Informed Virtual World-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation Program as an Extension of Center-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation. Journal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention 2023;43(1):22 View
  33. Hong J, Kim S, Joo H, Kong H. Effects of smartphone mirroring-based telepresence exercise on body composition and physical function in obese older women. Aging Clinical and Experimental Research 2022;34(5):1113 View
  34. Wiebe A, Kannen K, Selaskowski B, Mehren A, Thöne A, Pramme L, Blumenthal N, Li M, Asché L, Jonas S, Bey K, Schulze M, Steffens M, Pensel M, Guth M, Rohlfsen F, Ekhlas M, Lügering H, Fileccia H, Pakos J, Lux S, Philipsen A, Braun N. Virtual reality in the diagnostic and therapy for mental disorders: A systematic review. Clinical Psychology Review 2022;98:102213 View
  35. Anastasiadou D, Slater M, Spanlang B, Cano Porras D, Comas M, Ciudin A, Puig G, Vázquez-De Sebastián J, Ramos-Quiroga J, Lusilla-Palacios P. Clinical efficacy of a virtual reality tool for the treatment of obesity: study protocol of a randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open 2022;12(6):e060822 View
  36. Horne M, Hardy M, Murrells T, Ugail H, Hill A. Using Personalized Avatars as an Adjunct to an Adult Weight Loss Management Program: Randomized Controlled Feasibility Study. JMIR Formative Research 2022;6(10):e36275 View
  37. Power S, Rowley N, Duncan M, Broom D. Co-Designing and Refining a Home-Based Exercise Programme for Adults Living with Overweight and Obesity: Insight from People with Lived Experience. Obesities 2023;3(2):132 View
  38. Anastasiadou D, Herrero P, Vázquez-De Sebastián J, Garcia-Royo P, Spanlang B, Álvarez de la Campa E, Slater M, Ciudin A, Comas M, Ramos-Quiroga J, Lusilla-Palacios P. Virtual self-conversation using motivational interviewing techniques to promote healthy eating and physical activity: A usability study. Frontiers in Psychiatry 2023;14 View
  39. Li N, Guan C, Huang X, Zhen Q, Wang A, Dai X, Zhang Y. Factors Influencing the Willingness to Accept Health Behavior and Psychological Monitoring Systems in the Milieu of Information Management Technology. Journal of Organizational and End User Computing 2023;35(1):1 View
  40. Brewer L, Abraham H, Clark D, Echols M, Hall M, Hodgman K, Kaihoi B, Kopecky S, Krogman A, Leth S, Malik S, Marsteller J, Mathews L, Scales R, Schulte P, Shultz A, Taylor B, Thomas R, Wong N, Olson T. Efficacy and Adherence Rates of a Novel Community‐Informed Virtual World‐Based Cardiac Rehabilitation Program: Protocol for the Destination Cardiac Rehab Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of the American Heart Association 2023;12(23) View
  41. Anastasiadou D, Herrero P, Garcia-Royo P, Vázquez-De Sebastián J, Slater M, Spanlang B, Álvarez de la Campa E, Ciudin A, Comas M, Ramos-Quiroga J, Lusilla-Palacios P. Assessing the Clinical Efficacy of a Virtual Reality Tool for the Treatment of Obesity: Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2024;26:e51558 View

Books/Policy Documents

  1. Clennan M, Carucci D, Chiles S, Alert M, LaRoche A, Leeder M, Saab P. Integrating an Awareness of Selfhood and Society into Virtual Learning. View
  2. Clennan M, Carucci D, Alert M, Collins S, Etzel E, LaRoche A, Leeder M, Saab P. Recent Advances in Applying Identity and Society Awareness to Virtual Learning. View
  3. Clennan M, Carucci D, Chiles S, Alert M, LaRoche A, Leeder M, Saab P. Virtual and Augmented Reality. View