Published on in Vol 16, No 2 (2014): February

Self-Directed Interventions to Promote Weight Loss: A Systematic Review of Reviews

Self-Directed Interventions to Promote Weight Loss: A Systematic Review of Reviews

Self-Directed Interventions to Promote Weight Loss: A Systematic Review of Reviews

Journals

  1. Wangberg S, Sørensen T, Andreassen H. Using the Internet to Support Exercise and Diet: A Stratified Norwegian Survey. Medicine 2.0 2015;4(2):e3 View
  2. Wirth M, Shivappa N, Khan S, Vyas S, Beresford L, Sofge J, Hébert J. Impact of a 3-Month Anti-inflammatory Dietary Intervention Focusing on Watermelon on Body Habitus, Inflammation, and Metabolic Markers: A Pilot Study. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights 2020;13:117863881989939 View
  3. Byambasuren O, Sanders S, Beller E, Glasziou P. Prescribable mHealth apps identified from an overview of systematic reviews. npj Digital Medicine 2018;1(1) View
  4. Tang J, Abraham C, Greaves C, Nikolaou V. Self-directed interventions to promote weight loss: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Health Psychology Review 2016;10(3):358 View
  5. Rivera J, McPherson A, Hamilton J, Birken C, Coons M, Iyer S, Agarwal A, Lalloo C, Stinson J. Mobile Apps for Weight Management: A Scoping Review. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2016;4(3):e87 View
  6. Hartmann-Boyce J, Jebb S, Fletcher B, Aveyard P. Self-Help for Weight Loss in Overweight and Obese Adults: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. American Journal of Public Health 2015;105(3):e43 View
  7. Strathearn L, Kaçar H, Avery A. Changes in dietary patterns when females engage in a weight management programme and their ability to meet Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition’s fibre and sugar recommendations. Public Health Nutrition 2020;23(12):2189 View
  8. Bardus M, van Beurden S, Smith J, Abraham C. A review and content analysis of engagement, functionality, aesthetics, information quality, and change techniques in the most popular commercial apps for weight management. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2016;13(1) View
  9. Block G, Azar K, Romanelli R, Block T, Hopkins D, Carpenter H, Dolginsky M, Hudes M, Palaniappan L, Block C. Diabetes Prevention and Weight Loss with a Fully Automated Behavioral Intervention by Email, Web, and Mobile Phone: A Randomized Controlled Trial Among Persons with Prediabetes. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2015;17(10):e240 View
  10. Sherrington A, Newham J, Bell R, Adamson A, McColl E, Araujo-Soares V. Systematic review and meta-analysis of internet-delivered interventions providing personalized feedback for weight loss in overweight and obese adults. Obesity Reviews 2016;17(6):541 View
  11. Hutchesson M, Rollo M, Krukowski R, Ells L, Harvey J, Morgan P, Callister R, Plotnikoff R, Collins C. eHealth interventions for the prevention and treatment of overweight and obesity in adults: a systematic review with meta-analysis. Obesity Reviews 2015;16(5):376 View
  12. Lau Y, Klainin-Yobas P, Htun T, Wong S, Tan K, Ho-Lim S, Chi C, Tsai C, Ong K, Shorey S, Tam W. Electronic-based lifestyle interventions in overweight or obese perinatal women: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Obesity Reviews 2017;18(9):1071 View
  13. Hall A, Cole-Lewis H, Bernhardt J. Mobile Text Messaging for Health: A Systematic Review of Reviews. Annual Review of Public Health 2015;36(1):393 View
  14. Svensson M, Hult M, van der Mark M, Grotta A, Jonasson J, von Hausswolff-Juhlin Y, Rössner S, Trolle Lagerros Y. The Change in Eating Behaviors in a Web-Based Weight Loss Program: A Longitudinal Analysis of Study Completers. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2014;16(11):e234 View
  15. van Beurden S, Simmons S, Tang J, Mewse A, Abraham C, Greaves C. Informing the development of online weight management interventions: a qualitative investigation of primary care patient perceptions. BMC Obesity 2018;5(1) View
  16. 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
  17. Geboers B, Brainard J, Loke Y, Jansen C, Salter C, Reijneveld S, de Winter A. The association of health literacy with adherence in older adults, and its role in interventions: a systematic meta-review. BMC Public Health 2015;15(1) View
  18. Bardus M, Smith J, Samaha L, Abraham C. Mobile and Web 2.0 interventions for weight management: an overview of review evidence and its methodological quality. The European Journal of Public Health 2016;26(4):602 View
  19. van Beurden S, Smith J, Lawrence N, Abraham C, Greaves C. Feasibility Randomized Controlled Trial of ImpulsePal: Smartphone App–Based Weight Management Intervention to Reduce Impulsive Eating in Overweight Adults. JMIR Formative Research 2019;3(2):e11586 View
  20. Padwal R, Klarenbach S, Sharma A, Fradette M, Jelinski S, Edwards A, Majumdar S. The evaluating self-management and educational support in severely obese patients awaiting multidisciplinary bariatric care (EVOLUTION) trial: principal results. BMC Medicine 2017;15(1) View
  21. Lewis E, Huang H, Hassmén P, Welvaert M, Pumpa K. Adding Telephone and Text Support to an Obesity Management Program Improves Behavioral Adherence and Clinical Outcomes. A Randomized Controlled Crossover Trial. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine 2019;26(6):580 View
  22. Lewis Z, Lyons E, Jarvis J, Baillargeon J. Using an electronic activity monitor system as an intervention modality: A systematic review. BMC Public Health 2015;15(1) View
  23. Tang J, Abraham C, Stamp E, Greaves C. How can weight-loss app designers' best engage and support users? A qualitative investigation. British Journal of Health Psychology 2015;20(1):151 View
  24. Lau Y, Cheng L, Chi C, Tsai C, Ong K, Ho-Lim S, Wang W, Tan K. Development of a Healthy Lifestyle Mobile App for Overweight Pregnant Women: Qualitative Study. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2018;6(4):e91 View
  25. Zubala A, MacGillivray S, Frost H, Kroll T, Skelton D, Gavine A, Gray N, Toma M, Morris J, Zeeb H. Promotion of physical activity interventions for community dwelling older adults: A systematic review of reviews. PLOS ONE 2017;12(7):e0180902 View
  26. Olson C, Groth S, Graham M, Reschke J, Strawderman M, Fernandez I. The effectiveness of an online intervention in preventing excessive gestational weight gain: the e-moms roc randomized controlled trial. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2018;18(1) View
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  28. Bardus M, Ali A, Demachkieh F, Hamadeh G. Assessing the Quality of Mobile Phone Apps for Weight Management: User-Centered Study With Employees From a Lebanese University. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(1):e9836 View
  29. Sidhu M, Daley A, Jolly K. Evaluation of a text supported weight maintenance programme ‘Lighten Up Plus’ following a weight reduction programme: randomised controlled trial. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2016;13(1) View
  30. Eykelenboom M, van Stralen M, Poelman M, Steenhuis I. Patterns of weight loss and their determinants in a sample of adults with overweight and obesity intending to lose weight. Nutrition & Dietetics 2020;77(2):240 View
  31. Brindal E, Hendrie G, Freyne J, Noakes M. A Mobile Phone App Designed to Support Weight Loss Maintenance and Well-Being (MotiMate): Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(9):e12882 View
  32. Turner-McGrievy G, Wirth M, Shivappa N, Dunn C, Crimarco A, Hurley T, West D, Hussey J, Hébert J. Impact of a 12-month Inflammation Management Intervention on the Dietary Inflammatory Index, inflammation, and lipids. Clinical Nutrition ESPEN 2019;30:42 View
  33. Vandelanotte C, Müller A, Short C, Hingle M, Nathan N, Williams S, Lopez M, Parekh S, Maher C. Past, Present, and Future of eHealth and mHealth Research to Improve Physical Activity and Dietary Behaviors. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior 2016;48(3):219 View
  34. Nikolaou C, Lean M. Mobile applications for obesity and weight management: current market characteristics. International Journal of Obesity 2017;41(1):200 View
  35. Little P, Stuart B, Hobbs F, Kelly J, Smith E, Bradbury K, Hughes S, Smith P, Moore M, Lean M, Margetts B, Byrne C, Griffin S, Davoudianfar M, Hooper J, Yao G, Zhu S, Raftery J, Yardley L. An internet-based intervention with brief nurse support to manage obesity in primary care (POWeR+): a pragmatic, parallel-group, randomised controlled trial. The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology 2016;4(10):821 View
  36. Ross K, Wing R. Impact of newer self-monitoring technology and brief phone-based intervention on weight loss: A randomized pilot study. Obesity 2016;24(8):1653 View
  37. Tsai S, Lv N, Xiao L, Ma J. Gender Differences in Weight-Related Attitudes and Behaviors Among Overweight and Obese Adults in the United States. American Journal of Men's Health 2016;10(5):389 View
  38. McGirr C, Rooney C, Gallagher D, Dombrowski S, Anderson A, Cardwell C, Free C, Hoddinott P, Holmes V, McIntosh E, Somers C, Woodside J, Young I, Kee F, McKinley M. Text messaging to help women with overweight or obesity lose weight after childbirth: the intervention adaptation and SMS feasibility RCT. Public Health Research 2020;8(4):1 View
  39. Ryan K, Murphy L, Linehan C, Dockray S. Theory in practice: identifying theory-based techniques in health coaches’ tailored feedback during a weight loss intervention. Psychology & Health 2020;35(11):1384 View
  40. Bender M, Choi J, Arai S, Paul S, Gonzalez P, Fukuoka Y. Digital Technology Ownership, Usage, and Factors Predicting Downloading Health Apps Among Caucasian, Filipino, Korean, and Latino Americans: The Digital Link to Health Survey. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2014;2(4):e43 View
  41. Burke L, Ma J, Azar K, Bennett G, Peterson E, Zheng Y, Riley W, Stephens J, Shah S, Suffoletto B, Turan T, Spring B, Steinberger J, Quinn C. Current Science on Consumer Use of Mobile Health for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention. Circulation 2015;132(12):1157 View
  42. Sarafi Nejad A, Farrokhi Noori M, Haghdoost A, Bahaadinbeigy K, Abu-Hanna A, Eslami S. The effect of registry-based performance feedback via short text messages and traditional postal letters on prescribing parenteral steroids by general practitioners—A randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Medical Informatics 2016;87:36 View
  43. Hutchesson M, Morgan P, Jones P, Collins C. Response to: Self-Directed Interventions to Promote Weight Loss: a Systematic Review of Reviews. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2014;16(7):e178 View
  44. Partridge S, Allman-Farinelli M, McGeechan K, Balestracci K, Wong A, Hebden L, Harris M, Bauman A, Phongsavan P. Process evaluation of TXT2BFiT: a multi-component mHealth randomised controlled trial to prevent weight gain in young adults. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity 2016;13(1) View
  45. Oppezzo M, Stanton M, Garcia A, Rigdon J, Berman J, Gardner C. To Text or Not to Text: Electronic Message Intervention to Improve Treatment Adherence Versus Matched Historical Controls. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(4):e11720 View
  46. Hutchesson M, Morgan P, Callister R, Pranata I, Skinner G, Collins C. Be Positive Be Healthe: Development and Implementation of a Targeted e-Health Weight Loss Program for Young Women. Telemedicine and e-Health 2016;22(6):519 View
  47. 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
  48. Grey E, Gillison F, Thompson D. Can evolutionary mismatch help generate interest in health promotion messages?. Health Education Journal 2018;77(5):515 View
  49. Juszczyk D, Gillison F. Juicy June: a mass-participation snack-swap challenge—results from a mixed methods feasibility study. Pilot and Feasibility Studies 2018;4(1) View
  50. Bardus M, Hamadeh G, Hayek B, Al Kherfan R. A Self-Directed Mobile Intervention (WaznApp) to Promote Weight Control Among Employees at a Lebanese University: Protocol for a Feasibility Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR Research Protocols 2018;7(5):e133 View

Books/Policy Documents

  1. Wouters E, van der Zijpp T, Nieboer M. (B)eHealth. View
  2. Simon A. eHealth in Deutschland. View