Augustson, Erik

Associations between Engagement and Outcomes in the SmokefreeTXT Program: A Growth Mixture Modeling Analysis.

Publication Date: 
Jan 01, 0000

Introduction: Smoking continues to be a leading cause of preventable death. Mobile health (mHealth) can extend the reach of smoking cessation programs; however, user dropout, especially in real-world implementations of these programs, limit their potential effectiveness.

The SmokefreeTXT (SFTXT) Study: Web and Mobile Data Collection to Evaluate Smoking Cessation for Young Adults.

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Publication Date: 
Jun 28, 2016

BACKGROUND: Text messaging (short message service, SMS) has been shown to be effective in delivering interventions for various diseases and health conditions, including smoking cessation.

A Pilot Test of Self-Affirmations to Promote Smoking Cessation in a National Smoking Cessation Text Messaging Program.

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Publication Date: 
Jun 09, 2016

Although effective smoking cessation treatments, including mHealth interventions, have been empirically validated and are widely available, smoking relapse is likely.

Text to Quit China: An mHealth Smoking Cessation Trial.

Publication Date: 
Jan 05, 2016

Purpose . To assess the feasibility, acceptability, and efficacy of a text message-based smoking cessation intervention in China. Design . Study design was a randomized control trial with a 6-month follow-up assessment of smoking status. Setting .