Motivational dynamics of wearable activity monitors

Elizabeth Lyons, Maria Swartz

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Apply It! By reading this article the health and fitness professional will •Learn about methods for comparing different wearable activity tracking monitor systems •Be able to use behavior change techniques and gamification elements to understand the apps that are used with these monitors

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)21-26
Number of pages6
JournalACSM's Health and Fitness Journal
Volume21
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2017

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Keywords

  • Activity Monitor
  • Behavior Change Techniques
  • Mobile Health
  • Physical Activity
  • Self-monitoring

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Physical Therapy, Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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Motivational dynamics of wearable activity monitors. / Lyons, Elizabeth; Swartz, Maria.

In: ACSM's Health and Fitness Journal, Vol. 21, No. 5, 01.09.2017, p. 21-26.

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