Propel Centre for Population Health Impact
This is the collection for the University of Waterloo's Propel Centre for Population Health Impact .
Research outputs are organized by type (eg. Master Thesis, Article, Conference Paper).
Effect of a Mobile Phone Intervention on Quitting Smoking in a Young Adult Population of Smokers: Randomized Controlled Trial (JMIR, 2018-10-23)Background: Digital mobile technology presents a promising medium for reaching young adults with smoking cessation interventions because they are the heaviest users of this technology. Objective: The aim of this study ...
Driving under the influence behaviours among high school students who mix alcohol with energy drinks (Elsevier, 2018-06-01)Alcohol and energy drinks are commonly used substances by youth in Canada, and are often mixed (AmED). While several studies have shown that AmED can have dangerous effects, less well understood is how AmED is associated ...
Using a collaborative research approach to develop an interdisciplinary research agenda for the study of mobile health interventions for older adults. (JMIR Mhealth Uhealth., 2015-02-10)Background: Seniors with chronic diseases are often called on to self-manage their conditions. Mobile health (mHealth) tools may be a useful strategy to help seniors access health information at the point of decision-making, ...