Browsing College of Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies by Author "Walsh, Jane C."
An mHealth intervention using a smartphone app to increase walking behavior in young adults: a pilot study. Corbett, Teresa; Hogan, Michael; Duggan, James; McNamara, Abra; Walsh, Jane C. (JMIR Publications, 2016-09-22)Physical inactivity is a growing concern for society and is a risk factor for cardiovascular disease, obesity, and other chronic diseases. This study aimed to determine the efficacy of the Accupedo-Pro Pedometer mobile ...
mHealth Research Group NUI Galway: Using mobile technologies for effective health behaviour change Corbett, Teresa; Walsh, Jane C. (European Health Psychology Society, 2015)
Patients' views and experiences of technology based self-management tools for the treatment of hypertension in the community: A qualitative study Walsh, Jane C.; Glynn, Liam; Casey, Monica; Hayes, Patrick S.; Harte, Richard P; Heaney, David (BioMed Central, 2015)Abstract Background: Patients with hypertension in the community frequently fail to meet treatment goals. The optimal way to organize and deliver care to hypertensive patients has not been clearly identified. The powerful ...