Published on in Vol 21, No 11 (2019): November

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Effects of Mobile Health App Interventions on Sedentary Time, Physical Activity, and Fitness in Older Adults: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Effects of Mobile Health App Interventions on Sedentary Time, Physical Activity, and Fitness in Older Adults: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Effects of Mobile Health App Interventions on Sedentary Time, Physical Activity, and Fitness in Older Adults: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis


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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Mehra S, van den Helder J, Kröse B, Engelbert R, Weijs P, Visser B. Persuasive Technology. View