Research Wrap-Up: Recently Published Studies-Nov. 15

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Check out recently published studies on children, media, and health which explore a range of topics: Ezendam, N.P.M., Brug,J. & Oenema, A. (2011). Evaluation of the Web-based computer-tailored FATaintPHAT intervention to promote energy balance among adolescents: Results from a school cluster randomized trial. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine. Available Online November 7.  This study found that… Read more »

Research Toolbox: Alerting Services

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Overview One of the ways librarians at CMCH keep up with the latest research on media and child health is through alerting services. Alerting services, offered through many journals and databases, allow you to keep up-to-date with the latest research within specified subject areas or through journal table of contents. You do not usually need… Read more »

Research Wrap-Up: Recently Published Studies-Nov.1

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Check out recently published studies on children, media, and health which explore a range of topics: Britto, M.T., Munafo,J.K., Schoettker, P.J., et al. (2011). Pilot and feasibility test of adolescent-controlled text messaging reminders. Clinical Pediatrics. Available Online October 20.  The study authors found that allowing teens to control the timing and content of reminder text… Read more »