Can mobile technology improve weight loss in overweight adults? A systematic review
Review TypeAbstract Review Only: Reviewed by Event Host
Repository Posting Date2020-09-21T21:26:50Z
Author DetailsElizabeth Wang, BSN; Kathleen Abrahamson, PhD, RN; Marian Liu, PhD; Azza H. Ahmed, DNSc, IBCLC, CPNP, FAAN -- School of Nursing, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationNon-member
Level of EvidenceN/A
The purpose of this systematic review was to determine the impact of mobile applications and wearable devices on weight loss in overweight adults, as their reliability is not well-documented. Evidence indicates that mobile technology can be used as integral tools within overarching weight loss strategies recommended in primary care settings.
Conference Name31st International Nursing Research Congress
Conference HostSigma Theta Tau International
Conference LocationVirtual Event
NotesItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Sigma Repository, unless otherwise noted.
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