eHealth applications : promising strategies for behavior by Seth M. Noar, Nancy Grant Harrington

By Seth M. Noar, Nancy Grant Harrington

eHealth purposes: Promising innovations for habit Change presents an summary of technological purposes in modern wellbeing and fitness communique learn, exploring the historical past and present makes use of of eHealth functions in illness prevention and administration. This quantity makes a speciality of using those technology-based interventions for public future health promoting and explores the fast development of an cutting edge interdisciplinary box.

The chapters during this paintings talk about key eHealth functions by means of featuring learn interpreting various technology-based functions. Authors Seth M. Noar and Nancy furnish Harrington summarize the most recent in eHealth study, together with various laptop, web, and cellular purposes, and provide observations and reflections in this growing to be quarter, reminiscent of dissemination of courses and destiny instructions for the examine of interactive health and wellbeing verbal exchange and eHealth.

Providing a well timed and entire assessment of present instruments for wellbeing and fitness conversation, eHealth Applications is a must-read for students, scholars, and researchers in overall healthiness conversation, public future health, and well-being education.

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