[Mobile health and excess weight: a systematic review].

Publication Date: 
Sep 12, 2014

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the impact of using mobile health (mHealth) technologies- the practice of medicine or public health through mobile devices, such as mobile phones-on the prevention of weight gain or treatment of overweight or obesity.

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mHealth interventions for weight loss: a guide for achieving treatment fidelity.

Publication Date: 
Oct 10, 2014

UNLABELLED: mHealth interventions have shown promise for helping people sustain healthy behaviors such as weight loss. However, few have assessed treatment fidelity, that is, the accurate delivery, receipt, and enactment of the intervention.