Engaging adolescents in a computer-based weight management program: avatars and virtual coaches could help Article

LeRouge, Cynthia, Dickhut, Kathryn, Lisetti, Christine et al. (2016). Engaging adolescents in a computer-based weight management program: avatars and virtual coaches could help . 23(1), 19-28. 10.1093/jamia/ocv078

Open Access

cited authors

  • LeRouge, Cynthia; Dickhut, Kathryn; Lisetti, Christine; Sangameswaran, Savitha; Malasanos, Toree

publication date

  • January 1, 2016

keywords

  • Computer Science
  • Computer Science, Information Systems
  • Computer Science, Interdisciplinary Applications
  • HEALTH
  • Health Care Sciences & Services
  • IMPACT
  • INTERVENTIONS
  • Information Science & Library Science
  • Life Sciences & Biomedicine
  • Medical Informatics
  • Science & Technology
  • Technology
  • adolescent overweight and obesity
  • avatars
  • chronic disease self-management
  • computer-based health interventions
  • consumer health informatics
  • human centered design and evaluation methods
  • human-centered computing
  • participatory design
  • virtual coaches
  • weight management

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

start page

  • 19

end page

  • 28

volume

  • 23

issue

  • 1