Published on in Vol 18, No 1 (2016): January

Impact of a Mobile Phone Intervention to Reduce Sedentary Behavior in a Community Sample of Adults: A Quasi-Experimental Evaluation

Impact of a Mobile Phone Intervention to Reduce Sedentary Behavior in a Community Sample of Adults: A Quasi-Experimental Evaluation

Impact of a Mobile Phone Intervention to Reduce Sedentary Behavior in a Community Sample of Adults: A Quasi-Experimental Evaluation

Darla E Kendzor   1, 2 * , PhD ;   Kerem Shuval   3 * , PhD ;   Kelley Pettee Gabriel   4 , PhD ;   Michael S Businelle   1, 2 , PhD ;   Ping Ma   5 , PhD ;   Robin R High   6 , MA,MBA ;   Erica L Cuate   7 , MPH ;   Insiya B Poonawalla   7 , PhD ;   Debra M Rios   7 , MS ;   Wendy Demark-Wahnefried   8 , PhD,RD ;   Michael D Swartz   9 , PhD ;   David W Wetter   10 , PhD

1 Oklahoma Tobacco Research Center, Stephenson Cancer Center, Oklahoma City, OK, United States

2 Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, United States

3 Intramural Research Department, Economic and Health Policy Research Program, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, United States

4 School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Human Genetics and Environmental Sciences, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Austin, TX, United States

5 Department of Clinical Sciences, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, United States

6 College of Public Health, Department of Biostatistics, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, United States

7 School of Public Health, University of Texas Health Science Center, Dallas, TX, United States

8 Department of Nutrition Sciences, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, United States

9 School of Public Health, Department of Biostatistics, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, United States

10 Department of Psychology, Rice University, Houston, TX, United States

*these authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Darla E Kendzor, PhD
  • Department of Family and Preventive Medicine
  • University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
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  • Email: Darla-Kendzor@ouhsc.edu