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Title EHealth applications : promising strategies for health behavior change / edited by Seth M. Noar and Nancy Grant Harrington
Published New York, NY : Routledge, 2012
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Description 1 online resource
Series Routledge communication series
Routledge communication series.
Summary "This volume explores current use of interactive communication (or eHealth) applications to promote behavior change. It focuses on the use of these technology-based interventions for public health promotion and disease prevention, takinga population-based approach. The chapters included herein provide overviews of key interactive health communication applications; present research examining a variety of technology-based applications, including computer, Internet, and mobile; and offer observations and reflections on this growing area, including dissemination of programs and future directions for the study of interactive health communication. Providing a timely and comprehensive review of current tools for health communication, eHealth Applications is a must-read for scholars, students, and researchers in health communication, public health, and health education"--Provided by publisher
Notes Developed from a pre-conference at the 2010 Kentucky Conference on Health Communication
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Cell phones -- Congresses.
Communication in medicine -- Congresses.
Health promotion -- Congresses.
Internet -- Congresses.
Medical informatics -- Congresses.
Cell Phone.
Health Communication.
Health Promotion.
Medical Informatics.
Video Games.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Harrington, Nancy Grant.
Noar, Seth M.
Kentucky Conference on Health Communication (2010 : Lexington, Ky.)
ISBN 0203149092 (electronic bk.)
1136514171 (electronic bk.)
9780203149096 (electronic bk.)
9781136514173 (electronic bk.)