The Most Popular Smartphone Apps for Weight Loss: A Quality Assessment

Chen, J, Cade, JE and Allman-Farinelli, MA (2015) The Most Popular Smartphone Apps for Weight Loss: A Quality Assessment. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 3 (4). e104. ISSN 1439-4456



  • Chen, J
  • Cade, JE
  • Allman-Farinelli, MA
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © Juliana Chen, Janet E Cade, Margaret Allman-Farinelli. Originally published in JMIR Mhealth and Uhealth (, 16.12.2015. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work, first published in JMIR mhealth and uhealth, is properly cited. The complete bibliographic information, a link to the original publication on, as well as this copyright and license information must be included.
Keywords: behavior change techniques; evaluation; obesity; quality; smartphone apps; weight management
  • Accepted: 7 October 2015
  • Published: 16 December 2015
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Environment (Leeds) > School of Food Science and Nutrition (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 09 Oct 2015 09:18
Last Modified: 12 Feb 2019 13:57
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Status: Published
Publisher: Journal of Medical Internet Research
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