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Publications 2024

Albrecht, J., Maaß, L., Tokgöz, P., Hrynyschyn, R., Wrona, K.J., Stark, A.L., Dunsche, C., Fischer, F., Schmidt, A., Schulz, H., Hidding, S. & Dockweiler, C. (2024). How much digital public health is in public health degree programs? A systematic analysis of module handbooks in German full-time study programs at public colleges and universities. Bundesgesundheitsblatt-Gesundheitsforschung-Gesundheitsschutz, 67(3), 339-350. DOI: 10.1007/s00103-024-03844-2.

Benson, J., Lakeberg, M. & Brand, T. (2024). Exploring the perspectives and practices of humanitarian actors towards the Participation Revolution in humanitarian digital health responses: a qualitative study. Globalization and Health, 20(1), 13. DOI: 10.1186/s12992-024-01042-y.

Brand, T., Herrera-Espejel, P., Muellmann, S., Wiersing, R. & Busse, H. (2024). [Social inequality in the context of digital health applications: digital divides in access, use, effectiveness, and privacy]. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz, 67(3), 268-276. DOI: 10.1007/s00103-024-03832-6.

De Santis, K.K., Kirstein, M., Kien, C., Griebler, U., McCrabb, S. & Jahnel, T. (2024). Online dissemination of Cochrane reviews on digital health technologies: a cross-sectional study. Syst Rev, 13(1), 133. DOI: 10.1186/s13643-024-02557-6.

Freye, M. & Buchner, B. (2024). [Legal regulation of digital public health interventions-hindrance or stimulus?]. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz, 67(3), 285-291. DOI: 10.1007/s00103-024-03835-3.

Fuhr, D.C., Wolf-Ostermann, K., Hoel, V. & Zeeb, H. (2024). [Digital technologies to improve mental health]. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz, 67(3), 332-338. DOI: 10.1007/s00103-024-03842-4.

Hebestreit, A. & Sina, E. (2024). [Consequences of digital media on the health of children and adolescents with a focus on the consumption of unhealthy foods]. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz, 67(3), 292-299. DOI: 10.1007/s00103-024-03834-4.

Holl, F., Clarke, L., Raffort, T., Serres, E., Archer, L. & Saaristo, P. (2024a). The Red Cross Red Crescent Health Information System (RCHIS): an electronic medical records and health information management system for the red cross red crescent emergency response units. Confl Health, 18(1), 28. DOI: 10.1186/s13031-024-00585-6.

Holl, F., Kircher, J., Hertelendy, A.J., Sukums, F. & Swoboda, W. (2024b). Tanzania's and Germany's Digital Health Strategies and Their Consistency With the World Health Organization's Global Strategy on Digital Health 2020-2025: Comparative Policy Analysis. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 26, 11. DOI: 10.2196/52150.

Holl, F., Schobel, J. & Swoboda, W.J. (2024c). Mobile Apps for COVID-19: A Systematic Review of Reviews. Healthcare (Basel), 12(2). DOI: 10.3390/healthcare12020139.

Keil, M., Frehse, L., Hagemeister, M., Knieß, M., Lange, O., Kronenberg, T. & Rogowski, W. (2024). Carbon footprint of healthcare systems: a systematic review of evidence and methods. Bmj Open, 14(4), e078464. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2023-078464.

Krukowski, R.A., Ross, K.M., Western, M.J., Cooper, R., Busse, H., Forbes, C., Kuntsche, E., Allmeta, A., Silva, A.M., John-Akinola, Y.O. & König, L.M. (2024). Digital health interventions for all? Examining inclusivity across all stages of the digital health intervention research process. Trials, 25(1), 98. DOI: 10.1186/s13063-024-07937-w.

Kuhn, E., Saleem, M., Klein, T., Köhler, C., Fuhr, D.C., Lahutina, S., Minarik, A., Musesengwa, R., Neubauer, K., Olisaeloka, L., Osei, F., Reinhold, A.S., Singh, I., Spanhel, K., Thomas, N., Hendl, T., Kellmeyer, P. & Böge, K. (2024). Interdisciplinary perspectives on digital technologies for global mental health. PLOS Glob Public Health, 4(2), e0002867. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgph.0002867.

Lopez-Alcalde, J., Susan Wieland, L., Barth, J., Grainger, R., Baxter, N., Heron, N., Triantafyllidis, A., Carrion, C., Trecca, E.M.C., Holl, F., Maria Wägner, A., Edney, S., Yan, Y., Campos-Asensio, C., Villanueva, G., Ramsey, R.R. & Witt, C.M. (2024). Methodological challenges in systematic reviews of mHealth interventions: Survey and consensus-based recommendations. Int J Med Inform, 184, 105345. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2024.105345.

Maaß, L., Zeeb, H. & Rothgang, H. (2024). International perspectives on measuring national digital public health system maturity through a multidisciplinary Delphi study. Npj Digital Medicine, 7(1), 14. DOI: 10.1038/s41746-024-01078-9.

Mildner, T., Savino, G.L., Schöning, J. & Malaka, R. (2024). "Dark patterns": manipulative design strategies in digital health applications. Bundesgesundheitsblatt-Gesundheitsforschung-Gesundheitsschutz, 67(3), 308-315. DOI: 10.1007/s00103-024-03840-6.

Mudiyanselage, K.W.W., De Santis, K.K., Jörg, F., Saleem, M., Stewart, R., Zeeb, H. & Busse, H. (2024). The effectiveness of mental health interventions involving non-specialists and digital technology in low-and middle-income countries - a systematic review. Bmc Public Health, 24(1), 21. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-023-17417-6.

Pan, C.C., Urban, M. & Schüz, B. Unintended Consequences of Digital Behavior Change Interventions: A Social-Ecological Perspective. European Journal of Health Psychology, 1-9. DOI: 10.1027/2512-8442/a000149.

Roldán, D., Redenbach, C., Schladitz, K., Kübel, C. & Schlabach, S. (2024). Image quality evaluation for FIB-SEM images. J Microsc, 293(2), 98-117. DOI: 10.1111/jmi.13254.

Shrestha, R., Hasselder, P. & Bolte, G. (2024). Digitally supported participation in the nexus between public health and urban planning. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz, 67(3), 316-323. DOI: 10.1007/s00103-024-03838-0.

Singh, B., Ahmed, M., Staiano, A.E., Gough, C., Petersen, J., Vandelanotte, C., Kracht, C., Huong, C., Yin, Z., Vasiloglou, M.F., Pan, C.-C., Short, C.E., McLaughlin, M., Von Klinggraeff, L., Pfledderer, C.D., Moran, L.J., Button, A.M. & Maher, C.A. (2024). A systematic umbrella review and meta-meta-analysis of eHealth and mHealth interventions for improving lifestyle behaviours. Npj Digital Medicine, 7(1). Doi: 10.1038/s41746-024-01172-y.

Publications 2023

Alpers, R., Kühne, L., Truong, H.P., Zeeb, H., Westphal, M. & Jäckle, S. (2023). Evaluation of the EsteR Toolkit for COVID-19 Decision Support: Sensitivity Analysis and Usability Study. Jmir Formative Research, 7, 18. DOI: 10.2196/44549.

Bellini, V., Badino, M., Maffezzoni, M., Bezzi, F. & Bignami, E. (2023). Evolution of Hybrid Intelligence and Its Application in Evidence-Based Medicine: A Review. Med Sci Monit, 29, e939366. DOI: 10.12659/msm.939366.

Benson, J., Brand, T., Christianson, L. & Lakeberg, M. (2023). Localisation of digital health tools used by displaced populations in low and middle-income settings: a scoping review and critical analysis of the Participation Revolution. Conflict and Health, 17(1), 19. DOI: 10.1186/s13031-023-00518-9.

Budak, K.B., Atefi, G., Hoel, V., Uribe, F.L., Meiland, F., Teupen, S., Felding, S.A. & Roes, M. (2023). Can technology impact loneliness in dementia? A scoping review on the role of assistive technologies in delivering psychosocial interventions in long-term care. Disability and Rehabilitation-Assistive Technology, 18(7), 1107-1119. DOI: 10.1080/17483107.2021.1984594.

Chong, S.O.K., Pedron, S., Abdelmalak, N., Laxy, M. & Stephan, A.J. (2023). An umbrella review of effectiveness and efficacy trials for app-based health interventions. Npj Digital Medicine, 6(1), 11. DOI: 10.1038/s41746-023-00981-x.

Farias, M.A., Badino, M., Marti, M., Báscolo, E., García Saisó, S. & D'Agostino, M. (2023). [Digital transformation as a strategy to strengthen essential public health functions in the AmericasTransformação digital como estratégia de fortalecimento das funções essenciais de saúde pública nas Américas]. Rev Panam Salud Publica, 47, e150. DOI: 10.26633/rpsp.2023.150.

Grundgeiger, T., Ertle, F., Diethei, D., Mengelkamp, C. & Held, V. (2023). Improving procedural skills acquisition of students during medical device training: experiments on e-Learning vs. e-Learning with hands-on. Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract, 28(1), 127-146. DOI: 10.1007/s10459-022-10148-0.

Guldager, J.D., Hrynyschyn, R., Kjær, S.L., Dietrich, T., Majgaard, G. & Stock, C. (2023). User experience, game satisfaction and engagement with the virtual simulation VR FestLab for alcohol prevention: A quantitative analysis among Danish adolescents. Plos One, 18(5), 12. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0286522.

Hrynyschyn, R., Prediger, C., Lyk, P., Majgaard, G., Helmer, S.M. & Stock, C. (2023). Adolescents' perceptions and user experiences with a virtual reality-based alcohol prevention tool in Germany: A focus group study. Frontiers in Public Health, 11, 14. DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2023.1054015.

Jones, C.M., Diethei, D., Schöning, J., Shrestha, R., Jahnel, T. & Schuez, B. (2023). Impact of Social Reference Cues on Misinformation Sharing on Social Media: Series of Experimental Studies. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 25, 15. DOI: 10.2196/45583.

Kajuna, F., Mwang'onde, B., Holst, C., Ngowi, B., Sukums, F., Noll, J., Winkler, A.S. & Ngowi, H. (2023). Effects of a Digital Health Literacy Intervention on Porcine Cysticercosis Prevalence and Associated Household Practices in Iringa District, Tanzania. Pathogens, 12(1), 9. DOI: 10.3390/pathogens12010107.

Kircher, J., Swoboda, W. & Holl, F. (2023). Examining standardized tools used for the evaluation of mobile health applications for cardiovascular disease. Front Public Health, 11, 1155433. DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2023.1155433.

Koh, W.Q., Hoel, V., Casey, D. & Toomey, E. (2023). Strategies to Implement Pet Robots in Long-Term Care Facilities for Dementia Care: A Modified Delphi Study. J Am Med Dir Assoc, 24(1), 90-99. DOI: 10.1016/j.jamda.2022.09.010.

König, L.M., Krukowski, R.A., Kuntsche, E., Busse, H., Gumbert, L., Gemesi, K., Neter, E., Mohamed, N.F., Ross, K.M., John-Akinola, Y.O., Cooper, R., Allmeta, A., Silva, A.M., Forbes, C.C. & Western, M.J. (2023). Reducing intervention- and research-induced inequalities to tackle the digital divide in health promotion. Int J Equity Health, 22(1), 249. DOI: 10.1186/s12939-023-02055-6.

Kuster, D., Steinert, L., Baker, M., Bhardwaj, N. & Krumhuber, E.G. (2023). Teardrops on My Face: Automatic Weeping Detection From Nonverbal Behavior. Ieee Transactions on Affective Computing, 14(4), 3001-3012. DOI: 10.1109/taffc.2022.3228749.

Lange, O. (2023). Health economic evaluation of preventive digital public health interventions using decision-analytic modelling: a systematized review. Bmc Health Services Research, 23(1), 14. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-023-09280-3.

Meidani, Z., Zand, F., Zare, S., Shirdeli, M., Sharifian, R., Ouhadian, M. & Holl, F. (2023). Usability Assessment of an Electronic Medical Record-Embedded Clinical Decision Support System for Arterial Blood Gas Interpretation. Stud Health Technol Inform, 305, 456-459. DOI: 10.3233/shti230530.

Mensah, N.K., Adzakpah, G., Kissi, J., Boadu, R.O., Lasim, O.U., Oyenike, M.K., Bart-Plange, A., Dalaba, M.A. & Sukums, F. (2023). Health professional's readiness and factors associated with telemedicine implementation and use in selected health facilities in Ghana. Heliyon, 9(3), 11. DOI: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2023.e14501.

Mildner, T., Freye, M., Savino, G.L., Doyle, P.R., Cowan, B.R., Malaka, R. & Acm (2023a). Defending Against the Dark Arts: Recognising Dark Patterns in Social Media. ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS) on Rebuilding and Resilience (Jul 10-14), Pittsburgh, PA. DOI: 10.1145/3563657.3595964.

Mildner, T., Savino, G.L., Doyle, P.R., Cowan, B.R., Malaka, R. & Acm (2023b). About Engaging and Governing Strategies: A Thematic Analysis of Dark Paterns in Social Networking Services. CHI conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) (Apr 23-28), Hamburg, Germany. DOI: 10.1145/3544548.3580695.

Pedrós Barnils, N. & Schüz, B. (2023). Intersectional analysis of inequalities in self-reported breast cancer screening attendance using supervised machine learning and PROGRESS-Plus framework. Front Public Health, 11, 1332277. DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2023.1332277.

Rangraz Jeddi, F., Rajabi Moghaddam, H., Sharif, R., Heydarian, S., Holl, F., Hieber, D. & Ghaderkhany, S. (2023). Machine Learning Approaches for Detecting Coronary Artery Disease Using Angiography Imaging: A Scoping Review. Stud Health Technol Inform, 305, 244-248. DOI: 10.3233/shti230474.

Schill, J., Simonyan, K., Lang, S., Mathys, C., Thiel, C. & Witt, K. (2023). Parkinson's disease speech production network as determined by graph-theoretical network analysis. Netw Neurosci, 7(2), 712-730. DOI: 10.1162/netn_a_00310.

Schladitz, K., Luppa, M., Riedel-Heller, S.G. & Loebner, M. (2023). Effectiveness of internet-based and mobile-based interventions for adults with overweight or obesity experiencing symptoms of depression: a systematic review protocol. Bmj Open, 13(6), 6. DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2022-067930.

Sina, E., Buck, C., Ahrens, W., Coumans, J.M.J., Eiben, G., Formisano, A., Lissner, L., Mazur, A., Michels, N., Molnar, D., Moreno, L.A., Pala, V., Pohlabeln, H., Reisch, L., Tornaritis, M., Veidebaum, T. & Hebestreit, A. (2023). Digital media exposure and cognitive functioning in European children and adolescents of the I.Family study. Sci Rep, 13(1), 18855. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-023-45944-0.

Sukums, F., Mzurikwao, D., Sabas, D., Chaula, R., Mbuke, J., Kabika, T., Kaswija, J., Ngowi, B., Noll, J., Winkler, A.S. & Andersson, S.W. (2023). The use of artificial intelligence-based innovations in the health sector in Tanzania: A scoping review. Health Policy and Technology, 12(1), 8. DOI: 10.1016/j.hlpt.2023.100728.

Szinay, D., Forbes, C.C., Busse, H., DeSmet, A., Smit, E.S. & König, L.M. (2023). Is the uptake, engagement, and effectiveness of exclusively mobile interventions for the promotion of weight-related behaviors equal for all? A systematic review. Obesity Reviews, 24(3), 16. DOI: 10.1111/obr.13542.

Thomae, A.V., Rogge, A.A., Helmer, S.M., Icke, K. & Witt, C.M. (2023). Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of an e-Learning in Integrative Oncology for Physicians and Students Involving Experts and Learners: Experiences and Recommendations. Journal of Cancer Education, 38(3), 805-812. DOI: 10.1007/s13187-022-02189-1.

Tsai, Y.T., Fulcher, I.R., Li, T., Sukums, F. & Hedt-Gauthier, B. (2023). Predicting facility-based delivery in Zanzibar: The vulnerability of machine learning algorithms to adversarial attacks. Heliyon, 9(5), 9. DOI: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2023.e16244.

Wagener, N., Reicherts, L., Zargham, N., Bartlomiejczyk, N., Scott, A.E., Wang, K., Bentvelzen, M., Stefanidi, E., Mildner, T., Rogers, Y., Niess, J. & Acm (2023). SelVReflect: A Guided VR Experience Fostering Reflection on Personal Challenges. CHI conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) (Apr 23-28), Hamburg, Germany. DOI: 10.1145/3544548.3580763.

Wamala-Andersson, S., Richardson, M.X., Stridsberg, S.L., Ryan, J., Sukums, F. & Goh, Y.S. (2023). Artificial Intelligence and Precision Health Through Lenses of Ethics and Social Determinants of Health: Protocol for a State-of-the-Art Literature Review. Jmir Research Protocols, 12, 9. DOI: 10.2196/40565.

Zargham, N., Alexandrovsky, D., Mildner, T., Porzel, R., Malaka, R. & Acm (2023). "Let's Face It": Investigating User Preferences for Virtual Humanoid Home Assistants. 11th International Conference on Human-Agent Interaction (HAI) (Dec 04-07), Chalmers Univ Technol, Gothenburg, Sweden. DOI: 10.1145/3623809.3623821.

Zeeb, H., Brandes, M., Bauer, U., Forberger, S., Gelius, P., Muellmann, S., Okan, O., Pfeifer, K., Renner, B. & Wright, M. (2023). [Perspective Paper "Future Prevention Research" - Current and Future Coordinated Research on Prevention and Health Promotion]. Gesundheitswesen, 85(4), 388-394. DOI: 10.1055/a-1816-3398.

Publications 2022

Ahmed, F., Schumacher, J., Ahmad, G. & Brand, T. (2022). Understanding community resistance to sexuality education and exploring prospective implementation strategies in Pakistan: A content and network analysis of qualitative data. Front Psychol, 13, 864465. DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2022.864465.

De Santis, K.K., Jahnel, T., Matthias, K., Mergenthal, L., Al Khayyal, H. & Zeeb, H. (2022a). Evaluation of Digital Interventions for Physical Activity Promotion: Scoping Review. Jmir Public Health and Surveillance, 8(5), 16. DOI: 10.2196/37820.

De Santis, K.K., Jahnel, T., Mergenthal, L., Zeeb, H. & Matthias, K. (2022b). Evaluation of Digital Interventions for Physical Activity Promotion: Protocol for a Scoping Review. Jmir Research Protocols, 11(3), 10. DOI: 10.2196/35332.

den Braver, N.R., Bengoechea, E.G., Messing, S., Kelly, L., Schoonmade, L.J., Volf, K., Zukowska, J., Gelius, P., Forberger, S., Woods, C.B., Lakerveld, J. & Consortium, P.E.N. (2022). The impact of mass-media campaigns on physical activity: a review of reviews through a policy lens. European Journal of Public Health, 32, 71-83. DOI: 10.1093/eurpub/ckac085.

Fotteler, M.L., Mühlbauer, V., Brefka, S., Mayer, S., Kohn, B., Holl, F., Swoboda, W., Gaugisch, P., Risch, B., Denkinger, M. & Dallmeier, D. (2022). The Effectiveness of Assistive Technologies for Older Adults and the Influence of Frailty: Systematic Literature Review of Randomized Controlled Trials. JMIR Aging, 5(2), e31916. DOI: 10.2196/31916.

Hafner, J., Schönfeld, S., Tokgöz, P., Hrynyschyn, R., Schlubach, A. & Dockweiler, C. (2022). Acceptance of Digital Health Interventions in Light to Moderate Depressive Disorders - A Qualitative Analysis from the Perspective of Affected Persons, Relatives and Health Professionals. Psychiatrische Praxis, 49(06), 313-321. DOI: 10.1055/a-1472-5388.

Hoel, V., Ambugo, E.A. & Wolf-Ostermann, K. (2022a). Sustaining Our Relationship: Dyadic Interactions Supported by Technology for People with Dementia and Their Informal Caregivers. Int J Environ Res Public Health, 19(17). DOI: 10.3390/ijerph191710956.

Hoel, V., Koh, W.Q. & Sezgin, D. (2022b). Enrichment of dementia caregiving relationships through psychosocial interventions: A scoping review. Front Med (Lausanne), 9, 1069846. DOI: 10.3389/fmed.2022.1069846.

Hoel, V., Seibert, K., Domhoff, D., Preuss, B., Heinze, F., Rothgang, H. & Wolf-Ostermann, K. (2022c). Social Health among German Nursing Home Residents with Dementia during the COVID-19 Pandemic, and the Role of Technology to Promote Social Participation. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(4), 15. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph19041956.

Hoel, V., Wolf-Ostermann, K. & Ambugo, E.A. (2022d). Social Isolation and the Use of Technology in Caregiving Dyads Living With Dementia During COVID-19 Restrictions. Frontiers in Public Health, 10, 11. DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2022.697496.

Holl, F., Flemisch, F., Swoboda, W. & Schobel, J. (2022a). Apps for Covid-19 in Germany: assessment using the German Mobile App Rating Scale. JAMIA Open, 5(4), ooac082. DOI: 10.1093/jamiaopen/ooac082.

Holl, F., Fotteler, M., Müller-Mielitz, S. & Swoboda, W. (2022b). Findings from a Panel Discussion on Evaluation Methods in Medical Informatics. Stud Health Technol Inform, 289, 272-275. DOI: 10.3233/shti210912.

Holl, F. & Swoboda, W. (2022). Key Elements for the Evaluation of mHealth Applications: Results from a Delphi Survey. Stud Health Technol Inform, 294, 895-899. DOI: 10.3233/shti220620.

Holst, C., Stelzle, D., Diep, L.M., Sukums, F., Ngowi, B., Noll, J. & Winkler, A.S. (2022). Improving Health Knowledge Through Provision of Free Digital Health Education to Rural Communities in Iringa, Tanzania: Nonrandomized Intervention Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 24(7), 14. DOI: 10.2196/37666.

Hrynyschyn, R., Prediger, C., Stock, C. & Helmer, S.M. (2022). Evaluation Methods Applied to Digital Health Interventions: What Is Being Used beyond Randomised Controlled Trials?-A Scoping Review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(9), 14. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph19095221.

Huter, K., Krick, T. & Rothgang, H. (2022). Health economic evaluation of digital nursing technologies: a review of methodological recommendations. Health Economics Review, 12(1), 13. DOI: 10.1186/s13561-022-00378-8.

Jäckle, S., Alpers, R., Kühne, L., Schumacher, J., Geisler, B. & Westphal, M. (2022). EsteR - A Digital Toolkit for COVID-19 Decision Support in Local Health Authorities. Stud Health Technol Inform, 296, 17-24. DOI: 10.3233/shti220799.

Jahnel, T., Dassow, H.H., Gerhardus, A. & Schüz, B. (2022). The digital rainbow: Digital determinants of health inequities. Digital Health, 8, 10. DOI: 10.1177/20552076221129093.

Karthan, M., Martin, R., Holl, F., Swoboda, W., Kestler, H.A., Pryss, R. & Schobel, J. (2022). Enhancing mHealth data collection applications with sensing capabilities. Front Public Health, 10, 926234. DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2022.926234.

Koh, W.Q., Casey, D., Hoel, V. & Toomey, E. (2022). Strategies for implementing pet robots in care homes and nursing homes for residents with dementia: protocol for a modified Delphi study. Implement Sci Commun, 3(1), 58. DOI: 10.1186/s43058-022-00308-z.

König, L.M., Allmeta, A., Christlein, N., Van Emmenis, M. & Sutton, S. (2022). A systematic review and meta-analysis of studies of reactivity to digital in-the-moment measurement of health behaviour. Health Psychology Review, 16(4), 551-575. DOI: 10.1080/17437199.2022.2047096.

Lange, O., Plath, J., Dziggel, T.F., Karpa, D.F., Keil, M., Becker, T. & Rogowski, W.H. (2022). A Transparency Checklist for Carbon Footprint Calculations Applied within a Systematic Review of Virtual Care Interventions. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(12), 14. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph19127474.

Maaß, L., Freye, M., Pan, C.C., Dassow, H.H., Niess, J. & Jahnel, T. (2022a). The Definitions of Health Apps and Medical Apps From the Perspective of Public Health and Law: Qualitative Analysis of an Interdisciplinary Literature Overview. Jmir Mhealth and Uhealth, 10(10), e37980. DOI: 10.2196/37980.

Maaß, L., Pan, C.C. & Freye, M. (2022b). Mapping Digital Public Health Interventions Among Existing Digital Technologies and Internet-Based Interventions to Maintain and Improve Population Health in Practice: Protocol for a Scoping Review. JMIR Res Protoc, 11(3), e33404. DOI: 10.2196/33404.

Meidani, Z., Atoof, F., Mobarak, Z., Nabovati, E., Daneshvar Kakhki, R., Kouchaki, E., Fakharian, E., Nickfarjam, A.M. & Holl, F. (2022a). Development of clinical-guideline-based mobile application and its effect on head CT scan utilization in neurology and neurosurgery departments. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak, 22(1), 106. DOI: 10.1186/s12911-022-01844-3.

Meidani, Z., Moosavi, A., Akbari, H., Holl, F., Zare, S., Nabovati, E., Daneshvar, R., Masoud, A., Fakharian, E. & Mirhosseini, F. (2022b). The Effect of Short Messaging System-Based Feedback on Physicians' Head CT Scan Ordering Behavior in Neurology and Neurosurgery Departments. Stud Health Technol Inform, 289, 276-279. DOI: 10.3233/shti210913.

Meidani, Z., Moravveji, A., Gohari, S., Ghaffarian, H., Zare, S., Vaseghi, F., Moosavi, G.A., Nickfarjam, A.M. & Holl, F. (2022c). Development and Testing Requirements for an Integrated Maternal and Child Health Information System in Iran: A Design Thinking Case Study. Methods Inf Med, 61(S 02), e64-e72. DOI: 10.1055/a-1860-8618.

Meidani, Z., Omidvar, A., Asghari, F., Akbari, H., Khajouei, R., Nabovati, E., Zare, S. & Holl, F. (2022d). Evaluating the Quality of a Clinical Mobile App for Physicians' CT Scan Ordering Using the MARS Rating Scale. Stud Health Technol Inform, 295, 382-385. DOI: 10.3233/shti220745.

Meyer, J., Ratz, T., Pauls, A., Hellmers, S., Boll, S., Fudickar, S., Hein, A., Bauer, J.M., Koppelin, F., Lippke, S., Peters, M., Pischke, C.R., Voelcker-Rehage, C., Zeeb, H. & Forberger, S. (2022). Designing and applying technology for prevention-Lessons learned in AEQUIPA and its implications for future research and practice. Frontiers in Public Health, 10, 13. DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2022.832922.

Mildner, T., Savino, G.L., Doyle, P., Malaka, R. & Acm (2022). Rules Of Engagement: Levelling Up To Combat Unethical CUI Design. 4th International Conference on Conversational User Interfaces (CUI) (Jul 26-28), Univ Strathclyde, Electr Network. DOI: 10.1145/3543829.3544528.

Prediger, C., Hrynyschyn, R., Iepan, I. & Stock, C. (2022). Adolescents' Perceptions of Gender Aspects in a Virtual-Reality-Based Alcohol-Prevention Tool: A Focus Group Study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(9), 17. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph19095265.

Rangraz Jeddi, F., Momen-Heravi, M., Nabovati, E., Holl, F., Akbari, H. & Farrahi, R. (2022). Effects of Computer-Aided Decision Support Systems on Appropriate Antibiotic Prescribing by Medical Interns: A Quasi-Experimental Study. Stud Health Technol Inform, 289, 305-308. DOI: 10.3233/shti210920.

Schladitz, K., Weitzel, E.C., Löbner, M., Soltmann, B., Jessen, F., Schmitt, J., Pfennig, A., Riedel-Heller, S.G. & Gühne, U. (2022). Demands on Health Information and Clinical Practice Guidelines for Patients from the Perspective of Adults with Mental Illness and Family Members: A Qualitative Study with In-Depth Interviews. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 19(21), 23. DOI: 10.3390/ijerph192114262.

Shrestha, R., Telkmann, K., Schüz, B., Koju, P., Shrestha, R., Karmacharya, B. & Bolte, G. (2022). Measuring Environmental Justice in Real Time: A Pilot Study Using Digital Participatory Method in the Global South, Nepal. Int J Environ Res Public Health, 19(8). DOI: 10.3390/ijerph19084752.

Simba, D., Sukums, F., Kumalija, C., Asiimwe, S.E., Pothepragada, S.K. & Githendu, P.W. (2022). Perceived Usefulness, Competency, and Associated Factors in Using District Health Information System Data Among District Health Managers in Tanzania: Cross-sectional Study. Jmir Formative Research, 6(5), 14. DOI: 10.2196/29469.

Sina, E., Boakye, D., Christianson, L., Ahrens, W. & Hebestreit, A. (2022). Social Media and Children's and Adolescents' Diets: A Systematic Review of the Underlying Social and Physiological Mechanisms. Advances in Nutrition, 13(3), 913-937. DOI: 10.1093/advances/nmac018.

Stock, C., Prediger, C., Hrynyschyn, R. & Helmer, S. (2022). School-based alcohol prevention with virtual reality. Bundesgesundheitsblatt-Gesundheitsforschung-Gesundheitsschutz, 65(7-8), 823-828. DOI: 10.1007/s00103-022-03541-y.

Wagener, N., Ackermann, A., Savino, G.L., Dänekas, B., Niess, J., Schöning, J. & Acm (2022a). Influence of Passive Haptic and Auditory Feedback on Presence and Mindfulness in Virtual Reality Environments. 24th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction (ICMI) (Nov 07-11), IIIT Bangalore, Bangalore, India. DOI: 10.1145/3536221.3556622.

Wagener, N., Niess, J., Rogers, Y., Schöning, J. & Acm (2022b). Mood Worlds: A Virtual Environment for Autonomous Emotional Expression. CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) (Apr 30-May 05), New Orleans, LA. DOI: 10.1145/3491102.3501861.

Wienert, J., Jahnel, T. & Maaß, L. (2022). What are Digital Public Health Interventions? First Steps Toward a Definition and an Intervention Classification Framework. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 24(6), 11. DOI: 10.2196/31921.

Wong, B.L.H., Maaß, L., Vodden, A., van Kessel, R., Sorbello, S., Buttigieg, S., Odone, A. & European Public Hlth Assoc, E.D. (2022). The dawn of digital public health in Europe: Implications for public health policy and practice. Lancet Regional Health-Europe, 14, 7. DOI: 10.1016/j.lanepe.2022.100316.

Publications 2021

Ahmad, G., Ahmed, F., Rizwan, M.S., Muhammad, J., Fatima, S.H., Ikram, A. & Zeeb, H. (2021). Evaluating data-driven methods for short-term forecasts of cumulative SARS-CoV2 cases. Plos One, 16(5), 21. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0252147.

De Santis, K.K., Jahnel, T., Sina, E., Wienert, J. & Zeeb, H. (2021a). Digitization and Health in Germany: Cross-sectional Nationwide Survey. Jmir Public Health and Surveillance, 7(11), 13. DOI: 10.2196/32951.

De Santis, K.K., Jahnel, T., Sina, E., Wienert, J. & Zeeb, H. (2021b). Digitization and Health: Results of a nationwide Survey in Germany. JMIR Public Health Surveill 7(11), e32951. DOI: 10.2196/32951

Hoel, V., Ambugo, E.A., Steinert, L., Schultz, T. & Wolf-Ostermann, K. (2021a). Technology-driven dyadic interaction in caregiving. Alzheimers Dement, 17 Suppl 11, e050637. DOI: 10.1002/alz.050637.

Hoel, V., Feunou, C.M. & Wolf-Ostermann, K. (2021b). Technology-driven solutions to prompt conversation, aid communication and support interaction for people with dementia and their caregivers: a systematic literature review. Bmc Geriatrics, 21(1), 11. DOI: 10.1186/s12877-021-02105-0.

Hoel, V., von Zweck, C. & Ledgerd, R. (2021c). Was a global pandemic needed to adopt the use of telehealth in occupational therapy? Work-a Journal of Prevention Assessment & Rehabilitation, 68(1), 13-20. DOI: 10.3233/wor-205268.

Holl, F., Kircher, J. & Swoboda, W. (2021a). Evaluation Methods Used to Assess mHealth Applications for Cardiovascular Disease: First Results of a Scoping Review. Stud Health Technol Inform, 281, 1083-1084. DOI: 10.3233/shti210355.

Holl, F., Kircher, J., Swoboda, W.J. & Schobel, J. (2021b). Methods Used to Evaluate mHealth Applications for Cardiovascular Disease: A Quasi-Systematic Scoping Review. Int J Environ Res Public Health, 18(23). DOI: 10.3390/ijerph182312315.

Holst, C., Isabwe, G.M.N., Sukums, F., Ngowi, H., Kajuna, F., Radovanovic, D., Mansour, W., Mwakapeje, E., Cardellichio, P., Ngowi, B., Noll, J. & Winkler, A.S. (2021a). Development of Digital Health Messages for Rural Populations in Tanzania: Multi- and Interdisciplinary Approach. Jmir Mhealth and Uhealth, 9(9), 15. DOI: 10.2196/25558.

Holst, C., Sukums, F., Ngowi, B., Diep, L.M., Kebede, T.A., Noll, J. & Winkler, A.S. (2021b). Digital Health Intervention to Increase Health Knowledge Related to Diseases of High Public Health Concern in Iringa, Tanzania: Protocol for a Mixed Methods Study. Jmir Research Protocols, 10(4), 13. DOI: 10.2196/25128.

Hrynyschyn, R. & Dockweiler, C. (2021). Effectiveness of Smartphone-Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Among Patients With Major Depression: Systematic Review of Health Implications. Jmir Mhealth and Uhealth, 9(2), 18. DOI: 10.2196/24703.

Krick, T. (2021). Evaluation frameworks for digital nursing technologies: analysis, assessment, and guidance. An overview of the literature. Bmc Nursing, 20(1), 19. DOI: 10.1186/s12912-021-00654-8.

Mildner, T., Savino, G.L. & Acm (2021). Ethical User Interfaces: Exploring the Effects of Dark Patterns on Facebook. CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (May 08-13), Electr Network. DOI: 10.1145/3411763.3451659.

Niess, J., Wozniak, P.W., Abdelrahman, Y., ElAgroudy, P., Abdrabou, Y., Eckerth, C., Diefenbach, S., Knaving, K. & Acm (2021). 'I Don't Need a Goal': Attitudes and Practices in Fitness Tracking beyond WEIRD User Groups. 23rd ACM International Conference on Mobile Human-Computer Interaction (MobileHCI) - Mobile Apart, Mobile Together (Sep 27-Oct 01), Electr Network. DOI: 10.1145/3447526.3472062.

Ratz, T., Voelcker-Rehage, C., Pischke, C.R., Muellmann, S., Peters, M. & Lippke, S. (2021). Health-Related Lifestyle and Dropout From a Web-Based Physical Activity Intervention Trial in Older Adults: A Latent Profile Analysis. Health Psychology, 40(8), 481-490. DOI: 10.1037/hea0001091.

Saleem, M., Kühne, L., De Santis, K.K., Christianson, L., Brand, T. & Busse, H. (2021). Understanding Engagement Strategies in Digital Interventions for Mental Health Promotion: Scoping Review. Jmir Mental Health, 8(12), 17. DOI: 10.2196/30000.

Schultz, T., Putze, F., Steinert, L., Mikut, R., Depner, A., Kruse, A., Franz, I., Gaerte, P., Dimitrov, T., Gehrig, T., Lohse, J. & Simon, C. (2021). I-CARE-An Interaction System for the Individual Activation of People with Dementia. Geriatrics (Basel), 6(2). DOI: 10.3390/geriatrics6020051.

Seibert, K., Domhoff, D., Bruch, D., Schulte-Althoff, M., Furstenau, D., Biessmann, F. & Wolf-Ostermann, K. (2021). Application Scenarios for Artificial Intelligence in Nursing Care: Rapid Review. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 23(11), 32. DOI: 10.2196/26522.

Sina, E., Buck, C., Ahrens, W., De Henauw, S., Jilani, H., Lissner, L., Molnár, D., Moreno, L.A., Pala, V., Reisch, L., Siani, A., Solea, A., Veidebaum, T., Hebestreit, A. & Consortium, I.F. (2021a). Digital Media Use in Association with Sensory Taste Preferences in European Children and Adolescents-Results from the I.Family Study. Foods, 10(2), 18. DOI: 10.3390/foods10020377.

Sina, E., Buck, C., Veidebaum, T., Siani, A., Reisch, L., Pohlabeln, H., Pala, V., Moreno, L.A., Molnar, D., Lissner, L., Kourides, Y., De Henauw, S., Eiben, G., Ahrens, W., Hebestreit, A. & Consortia, I.I.F. (2021b). Media use trajectories and risk of metabolic syndrome in European children and adolescents: the IDEFICS/I.Family cohort. International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity, 18(1), 14. DOI: 10.1186/s12966-021-01186-9.

Sukums, F., Simba, D., Kumalija, C., Asiimwe, S., Pothepragada, S. & Githendu, P. (2021). Avoiding pitfalls: Key insights and lessons learnt from customizing and rolling out a national web-based system in Tanzania. Electronic Journal of Information Systems in Developing Countries, 87(6), 16. DOI: 10.1002/isd2.12193.

Tachtler, F., Aal, K., Ertl, T., Diethei, D., Niess, J., Khwaja, M., Talhouk, R., Vilaza, G.N., Lazem, S., Singh, A., Barry, M., Wulf, V., Fitzpatrick, G. & Acm (2021). Artificially Intelligent Technology for the Margins: A Multidisciplinary Design Agenda. CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (May 08-13), Electr Network. DOI: 10.1145/3411763.3441333.

Tokgöz, P., Hrynyschyn, R., Hafner, J., Schönfeld, S. & Dockweiler, C. (2021). Digital Health Interventions in Prevention, Relapse, and Therapy of Mild and Moderate Depression: Scoping Review. Jmir Mental Health, 8(4), 13. DOI: 10.2196/26268.

Wagener, N., Duong, T.D., Schöning, J., Rogers, Y. & Niess, J. (2021a). The Role of Mobile and Virtual Reality Applications to Support Well-Being: An Expert View and Systematic App Review. 18th IFIP TC 13 International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (INTERACT) (Aug 30-Sep 03), Bari, Italy. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-85610-6_16.

Wagener, N., Niess, J. & Assoc Comp, M. (2021b). Reflecting on Emotions within VR Mood Worlds. ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp) / ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers (ISWC) (Sep 21-26), Electr Network: WOS:000723951900073. DOI: 10.1145/3460418.3479342.

Wozniak, P.W., Karolus, J., Lang, F., Eckerth, C., Schöning, J., Rogers, Y., Niess, J. & Assoc Comp, M. (2021a). Creepy Technology: What Is It and How Do You Measure It? CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (May 08-13), Electr Network: WOS:000758168003053. DOI: 10.1145/3411764.3445299.

Wozniak, P.W., Kosch, T., Mencarini, E., Romanowski, A., Niess, J. & Acm (2021b). 'I would have Preferred an Ankle Tag': The Lived Experience of a Nationwide Quarantine App. 23rd ACM International Conference on Mobile Human-Computer Interaction (MobileHCI) - Mobile Apart, Mobile Together (Sep 27-Oct 01), Electr Network: WOS:000748919100047. DOI: 10.1145/3447526.3472063.

Publications 2020

Gliesche, P., Krick, T., Pfingsthorn, M., Drolshagen, S., Kowalski, C. & Hein, A. (2020). Kinesthetic Device vs. Keyboard/Mouse: A Comparison in Home Care Telemanipulation. Front Robot AI, 7, 561015. DOI: 10.3389/frobt.2020.561015.

Hrynyschyn, R., Dockweiler, C., Iltner, J. & Hornberg, C. (2020). Teleconsultation for vascular- and diabetes-associated chronic wounds A systematic review of health-related and economic implications. Hautarzt, 71(2), 114-123. DOI: 10.1007/s00105-019-04498-x.

Huter, K., Krick, T., Domhoff, D., Seibert, K., Wolf-Osternnann, K. & Rothgang, H. (2020). Effectiveness of Digital Technologies to Support Nursing Care: Results of a Scoping Review. Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, 13, 1905-1926. DOI: 10.2147/jmdh.S286193.

Jahnel, T., Kernebeck, S., Böbel, S., Buchner, B., Grill, E., Hinck, S., Ranisch, R., Rothenbacher, D., Schüz, B., Starke, D., Wienert, J., Zeeb, H. & Gerhardus, A. (2020). Contact-Tracing Apps in Contact Tracing of COVID-19. Gesundheitswesen, 82(08/09), 664-669. DOI: 10.1055/a-1195-2474.

Jahnel, T. & Schüz, B. (2020). Participatory development of digital public health: tension between user perspectives and evidence. Bundesgesundheitsblatt-Gesundheitsforschung-Gesundheitsschutz, 63(2), 153-159. DOI: 10.1007/s00103-019-03082-x.

Krick, T., Huter, K., Seibert, K., Domhoff, D. & Wolf-Ostermann, K. (2020). Measuring the effectiveness of digital nursing technologies: development of a comprehensive digital nursing technology outcome framework based on a scoping review. Bmc Health Services Research, 20(1), 17. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-020-05106-8.

Niess, J., Diefenbach, S. & Wozniak, P.W. (2020). Persuasive Feedback for Fitness Apps: Effects of Construal Level and Communication Style. 15th International Conference on Persuasive Technology (PERSUASIVE) (Apr 20-23), Aalborg Univ Denmark, Electr Network. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-45712-9_8.

Niess, J., Wozniak, P.W. & Assoc Comp, M. (2020). No Hidden Catch, No Strings Attached: Twelve Steps to Cross-Disciplinary Conversations about Technology. ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) (Apr 25-30), Honolulu, HI. DOI: 10.1145/3334480.3381816.

Örtl, M., Holl, F., Fotteler, M., Kramer, F., Mahler, A., Merli, D., Mess, E.V., Schmid, S., Teynor, A., Friedrich, P. & Swoboda, W. (2020). Digitalizing Nursing in the Bavarian Swabia Region of Germany - Presentation of the Joint Project CARE REGIO. Stud Health Technol Inform, 272, 265-266. DOI: 10.3233/shti200545.

Pfeifer, A.C., Uddin, R., Schröder-Pfeifer, P., Holl, F., Swoboda, W. & Schiltenwolf, M. (2020). Mobile Application-Based Interventions for Chronic Pain Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Effectiveness. J Clin Med, 9(11).10. DOI: 3390/jcm9113557.

Ratz, T., Lippke, S., Muellmann, S., Peters, M., Pischke, C.R., Meyer, J., Bragina, I. & Voelcker-Rehage, C. (2020). Effects of Two Web-Based Interventions and Mediating Mechanisms on Stage of Change Regarding Physical Activity in Older Adults. Applied Psychology-Health and Well Being, 12(1), 77-100. DOI: 10.1111/aphw.12174.

Schladitz, K., Förster, F., Löbner, M., Welzel, F., Stein, J., Luppa, M. & Riedel-Heller, S.G. (2020). [Grief and loss in elderly people: A qualitative study regarding the user acceptance of an internet-based self-help program from user and expert perspective]. Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes, 150-152, 112-123. DOI: 10.1016/j.zefq.2020.01.007.

Seibert, K., Domhoff, D., Huter, K., Krick, T., Rothgang, H. & Wolf-Ostermann, K. (2020). Application of digital technologies in nursing practice: Results of a mixed methods study on nurses' experiences, needs and perspectives. Zeitschrift Fur Evidenz Fortbildung Und Qualitaet Im Gesundheitswesen, 158, 94-106. DOI: 10.1016/j.zefq.2020.10.010.

Wichmann, F., Brandes, M., Jahn, I., Muellmann, S., Peters, M., Pischke, C.R. & Zeeb, H. (2020). [DEVASYS - Development of an Online Tool to Support Systematic Evaluation of Intervention Projects in Prevention and Health Promotion]. Gesundheitswesen, 82(12), 1010-1017. DOI: 10.1055/a-1005-6755.

Wichmann, F., Pischke, C.R., Jürgens, D., Darmann-Finck, I., Koppelin, F., Lippke, S., Pauls, A., Peters, M., Voelcker-Rehage, C. & Muellmann, S. (2020). Requirements for (web-based) physical activity interventions targeting adults above the age of 65 years - qualitative results regarding acceptance and needs of participants and non-participants. Bmc Public Health, 20(1), 907. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-020-08927-8.

Publications 2019

Holl, F., Fotteler, M., Müller-Mielitz, S. & Swoboda, W. (2019). Investigating Ethical, Legal, and Socio-Technical Barriers of Medical Data Donation and Developing a Concept to Address Them - A Research Protocol. Stud Health Technol Inform, 262, 51-54. DOI: 10.3233/shti190014.

Krick, T., Huter, K., Domhoff, D., Schmidt, A., Rothgang, H. & Wolf-Ostermann, K. (2019). Digital technology and nursing care: ascoping review on acceptance, effectiveness and efficiency studies of informal and formal care technologies. Bmc Health Services Research, 19, 15. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-019-4238-3.

Muellmann, S., Buck, C., Voelcker-Rehage, C., Bragina, I., Lippke, S., Meyer, J., Peters, M. & Pischke, C.R. (2019). Effects of two web-based interventions promoting physical activity among older adults compared to a delayed intervention control group in Northwestern Germany: Results of the PROMOTE community-based intervention trial. Preventive Medicine Reports, 15, 9. DOI: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2019.100958.

Odone, A., Buttigieg, S., Ricciardi, W., Azzopardi-Muscat, N. & Staines, A. (2019). Public health digitalization in Europe. Eur J Public Health, 29(Supplement_3), 28-35. DOI: 10.1093/eurpub/ckz161.

Publications 2018

Duan, Y.P., Liang, W., Guo, L., Wienert, J., Si, G.Y. & Lippke, S. (2018). Evaluation of a Web-Based Intervention for Multiple Health Behavior Changes in Patients With Coronary Heart Disease in Home-Based Rehabilitation: Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. J Med Internet Res, 20(11), e12052. DOI: 10.2196/12052.

Kebede, M., Steenbock, B., Helmer, S.M., Sill, J., Möllers, T. & Pischke, C.R. (2018). Identifying Evidence-Informed Physical Activity Apps: Content Analysis. Jmir Mhealth and Uhealth, 6(12), 11. DOI: 10.2196/10314.

Knaving, K., Wozniak, P.W., Niess, J., Poguntke, R., Fjeld, M., Björk, S. & Acm (2018). Understanding Grassroots Sports Gamification in the Wild. 10th Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (NORDICHI) (Oct 01-03), Oslo, Norway. DOI: 10.1145/3240167.3240220.

Lwoga, E.T. & Sukums, F. (2018). Health sciences faculty usage behaviour of electronic resources and their information literacy practices. Global Knowledge Memory and Communication, 67(1-2), 2-18. DOI: 10.1108/gkmc-06-2017-0054.

Muellmann, S., Forberger, S., Möllers, T., Bröring, E., Zeeb, H. & Pischke, C.R. (2018). Effectiveness of eHealth interventions for the promotion of physical activity in older adults: A systematic review. Preventive Medicine, 108, 93-110. DOI: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2017.12.026.

Niess, J., Diefenbach, S., Platz, A. & Acm (2018). Moving Beyond Assistance: Psychological Qualities of Digital Companions. 10th Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (NORDICHI) (Oct 01-03), Oslo, Norway. DOI: 10.1145/3240167.3240240.

Niess, J., Wozniak, P.W. & Acm (2018). Supporting Meaningful Personal Fitness: the Tracker Goal Evolution Model. CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) (Apr 21-26), Montreal, Canada. DOI: 10.1145/3173574.3173745.

Publications 2017

Duan, Y.P., Wienert, J., Hu, C., Si, G.Y. & Lippke, S. (2017). Web-Based Intervention for Physical Activity and Fruit and Vegetable Intake Among Chinese University Students: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Med Internet Res, 19(4), e106. DOI: 10.2196/jmir.7152.

Muellmann, S., Bragina, I., Voelcker-Rehage, C., Rost, E., Lippke, S., Meyer, J., Schnauber, J., Wasmann, M., Toborg, M., Koppelin, F., Brand, T., Zeeb, H. & Pischke, C.R. (2017). Development and evaluation of two webbased interventions for the promotion of physical activity in older adults: study protocol for a community-based controlled intervention trial. Bmc Public Health, 17, 8. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-017-4446-x.

Saronga, H.P., Duysburgh, E., Massawe, S., Dalaba, M.A., Wangwe, P., Sukums, F., Leshabari, M., Blank, A., Sauerborn, R. & Loukanova, S. (2017). Cost-effectiveness of an electronic clinical decision support system for improving quality of antenatal and childbirth care in rural Tanzania: an intervention study. Bmc Health Services Research, 17, 13. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-017-2457-z.

Publications 2016

Helmer, S.M., Muellmann, S., Zeeb, H. & Pischke, C.R. (2016). Development and evaluation of the efficacy of a web-based 'social norms'-intervention for the prevention and reduction of substance use in a cluster-controlled trial conducted at eight German universities. Bmc Public Health, 16, 6. DOI: 10.1186/s12889-016-2898-z.

Kuhlmann, T., Reips, U.D., Wienert, J. & Lippke, S. (2016). Using Visual Analogue Scales in eHealth: Non-Response Effects in a Lifestyle Intervention. J Med Internet Res, 18(6), e126. DOI: 10.2196/jmir.5271.

Muellmann, S., Forberger, S., Möllers, T., Zeeb, H. & Pischke, C.R. (2016). Effectiveness of eHealth interventions for the promotion of physical activity in older adults: a systematic review protocol. Systematic Reviews, 5, 5. DOI: 10.1186/s13643-016-0223-7.

Niess, J. & Diefenbach, S. (2016). Communication Styles of Interactive Tools for Self-Improvement. Psychology of Well-Being, 6, 15. DOI: 10.1186/s13612-016-0040-8.

Storm, V., Dörenkämper, J., Reinwand, D.A., Wienert, J., De Vries, H. & Lippke, S. (2016). Effectiveness of a Web-Based Computer-Tailored Multiple-Lifestyle Intervention for People Interested in Reducing their Cardiovascular Risk: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Med Internet Res, 18(4), e78. DOI: 10.2196/jmir.5147.

Publications 2015

Ishijima, H., Mapunda, M., Mndeme, M., Sukums, F. & Mlay, V.S. (2015). Challenges and opportunities for effective adoption of HRH information systems in developing countries: national rollout of HRHIS and TIIS in Tanzania. Human Resources for Health, 13, 14. DOI: 10.1186/s12960-015-0043-1.

Mensah, N., Sukums, F., Awine, T., Meid, A., Williams, J., Akweongo, P., Kaltschmidt, J., Haefeli, W.E. & Blank, A. (2015). Impact of an electronic clinical decision support system on workflow in antenatal care: the QUALMAT eCDSS in rural health care facilities in Ghana and Tanzania. Global Health Action, 8, 1-10. DOI: 10.3402/gha.v8.25756.

Saronga, H.P., Dalaba, M.A., Dong, H.J., Leshabari, M., Sauerborn, R., Sukums, F., Blank, A., Kaltschmidt, J. & Loukanova, S. (2015). Cost of installing and operating an electronic clinical decision support system for maternal health care: case of Tanzania rural primary health centres. Bmc Health Services Research, 15, 10. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-015-0780-9.

Sukums, F., Mensah, N., Mpembeni, R., Massawe, S., Duysburgh, E., Williams, A., Kaltschmidt, J., Loukanova, S., Haefeli, W.E. & Blank, A. (2015). Promising adoption of an electronic clinical decision support system for antenatal and intrapartum care in rural primary healthcare facilities in sub-Saharan Africa: The QUALMAT experience. International Journal of Medical Informatics, 84(9), 647-657. DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2015.05.002.

Publications 2014

Sukums, F., Mensah, N., Mpembeni, R., Kaltschmidt, J., Haefeli, W.E. & Blank, A. (2014). Health workers' knowledge of and attitudes towards computer applications in rural African health facilities. Global Health Action, 7, 1-11. DOI: 10.3402/gha.v7.24534.

Publications 2013

Blank, A., Prytherch, H., Kaltschmidt, J., Krings, A., Sukums, F., Mensah, N., Zakane, A., Loukanova, S., Gustafsson, L.L., Sauerborn, R. & Haefeli, W.E. (2013). "Quality of prenatal and maternal care: bridging the know-do gap" (QUALMAT study): an electronic clinical decision support system for rural Sub-Saharan Africa. Bmc Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 13, 16. DOI: 10.1186/1472-6947-13-44.

Reinwand, D., Kuhlmann, T., Wienert, J., de Vries, H. & Lippke, S. (2013). Designing a theory- and evidence-based tailored eHealth rehabilitation aftercare program in Germany and the Netherlands: study protocol. Bmc Public Health, 13, 1081. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-1081.


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