Lim, Megan S C

Beyond Basic Feedback in Mobile Brief Interventions: Designing SMS Message Content for Delivery to Young Adults During Risky Drinking Events.

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Jun 21, 2017

BACKGROUND: Brief interventions can reduce alcohol consumption in young people through screening and delivery of personally relevant feedback. Recently, Web and mobile platforms have been harnessed to increase the reach of brief interventions.

Participatory development of MIDY (Mobile Intervention for Drinking in Young people).

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Feb 25, 2016

BACKGROUND: There are few effective strategies that respond to the widespread practice of risky single-occasion drinking in young people.

Challenges to translating new media interventions in community practice: a sexual health SMS program case study.

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Jul 29, 2016

Issue addressed Herein we discuss translational challenges for new media interventions, using the Sexual Health & Youth (SHY) short message service (SMS) project to illustrate particular challenges relating to recruitment and evaluation.

SMS STI: a review of the uses of mobile phone text messaging in sexual health.

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May 16, 2008

Short messaging service (SMS) (a.k.a. text messaging) is a fast, low cost and popular mode of communication among young people, and these advantages can be used in a variety of ways in the field of sexual health.

Randomised controlled trial of paper, online and SMS diaries for collecting sexual behaviour information from young people.

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Sep 09, 2010

BACKGROUND: Diaries are used in sexual behaviour research to reduce recall bias. Diary collection via mobile phone text messaging (SMS) has not been trialled previously in sexual behaviour research.

What's in a message? Delivering sexual health promotion to young people in Australia via text messaging.

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Jan 18, 2011

BACKGROUND: Advances in communication technologies have dramatically changed how individuals access information and communicate. Recent studies have found that mobile phone text messages (SMS) can be used successfully for short-term behaviour change.

Impact of text and email messaging on the sexual health of young people: a randomised controlled trial.

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Dec 05, 2011

OBJECTIVE: To carry out a randomised controlled trial on the effect of a new method of health promotion-email and mobile phone text messages (short messaging service (SMS))-on young people's sexual health.