Quotation Finkelstein, Eric A., Haaland, Benjamin, Bilger, Marcel, Sahasranaman, Aarti, Sloan, Robert A, Khaing Nang, Ei Ei, Evenson, Kelly R. 2016. Effectiveness of activity trackers with and without incentives to increase physical activity (TRIPPA): a randomised controlled trial. The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. 4 (12), 983-995.


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Despite the increasing popularity of activity trackers, little evidence exists that they can improve health outcomes. We aimed to investigate whether use of activity trackers, alone or in combination with cash incentives or charitable donations, lead to increases in physical activity and improvements in health outcomes.

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Status of publication Published
Affiliation External
Type of publication Journal article
Journal Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology
Citation Index SCI
Language English
Title Effectiveness of activity trackers with and without incentives to increase physical activity (TRIPPA): a randomised controlled trial
Volume 4
Number 12
Year 2016
Page from 983
Page to 995
Reviewed? Y
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2213-8587(16)30284-4
Open Access N

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Bilger, Marcel (Details)
External
Evenson, Kelly R (University of North Carolina, United States/USA)
Finkelstein, Eric A. (Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore)
Haaland, Benjamin (Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore)
Khaing Nang, Ei Ei (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
Sahasranaman, Aarti (Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore)
Sloan, Robert A (Kagoshima University, Japan)
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Health Economics and Policy Group AB (Details)
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