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Can Fitness Trackers Help Diabetic and Obese Users Make and Sustain Lifestyle Changes?

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Chen, Yu
Pu, Pearl
Published in Computer. 2017, vol. 50, no. 3, p. 20-29
Abstract Diabetic and obese users given a Fitbit fitness tracker for seven months identified the device's playfulness, practicality, persuasiveness, personalization, and privacy as the top motivators for its use. These results provide insights into designing wearable health monitors that are engaging enough to effect long-term change.
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Research group Groupe Geissbuhler Antoine (informatique médicale) (222)
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RANDRIAMBELONORO, Mirana Michelle, CHEN, Yu, PU, Pearl. Can Fitness Trackers Help Diabetic and Obese Users Make and Sustain Lifestyle Changes?. In: Computer, 2017, vol. 50, n° 3, p. 20-29. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:112244

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