Effectiveness of a website and mobile phone based physical activity and nutrition intervention for middle-aged males : trial protocol and baseline findings of the ManUp Study
journal contributionposted on 2017-12-06, 00:00 authored by Mitchell DuncanMitchell Duncan, Corneel VandelanotteCorneel Vandelanotte, A Maeder, M Noakes, R Tague, P Taylor, Jozua ViljoenJozua Viljoen, William MummeryWilliam Mummery, R Rosenkranz, Cristina CaperchioneCristina Caperchione
Background; Compared to females, males experience higher rates of chronic disease and mortality, yet few health promotion initiatives are specifically aimed at men. Therefore, the aim of the ManUp Study is to examine the effectiveness of an IT-based intervention to increase the physical activity and nutrition behaviour and literacy in middle-aged males (aged 34–54 years).
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External Author AffiliationsAustralian eHealth Research Centre; CSIRO Food and Nutritional Sciences; Chancellery; Dept. of Human Nutrition; Faculty of Physical Education and Recreation; Institute for Health and Social Science Research (IHSSR); Institute for Health and Social Science Research (IHSSR); School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics; School of Health and Exercise Sciences; School of of Science and Health;