Elizabeth J Lyons

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Medical Branch
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavior change techniques implemented in electronic lifestyle activity monitors: a systematic content analysis
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    The University of Texas Medical Branch, Institute for Translational Sciences, Galveston, TX, United States
    J Med Internet Res 16:e192. 2014
  2. pmc The better the story, the bigger the serving: narrative transportation increases snacking during screen time in a randomized trial
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:60. 2013
  3. pmc Prevalence of behavior changing strategies in fitness video games: theory-based content analysis
    Elizabeth Jane Lyons
    Institute for Translational Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0342, USA
    J Med Internet Res 15:e81. 2013
  4. pmc Novel approaches to obesity prevention: effects of game enjoyment and game type on energy expenditure in active video games
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 6:839-48. 2012
  5. pmc Energy intake and expenditure during sedentary screen time and motion-controlled video gaming
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:234-9. 2012
  6. pmc Energy expenditure and enjoyment during video game play: differences by game type
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1987-93. 2011
  7. pmc Do motion controllers make action video games less sedentary? A randomized experiment
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7461, USA
    J Obes 2012:852147. 2012

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Behavior change techniques implemented in electronic lifestyle activity monitors: a systematic content analysis
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    The University of Texas Medical Branch, Institute for Translational Sciences, Galveston, TX, United States
    J Med Internet Res 16:e192. 2014
    ..These monitors are commercially popular and show promise for use in public health interventions. However, little is known about the content of their feedback applications and how individual monitors may differ from one another...
  2. pmc The better the story, the bigger the serving: narrative transportation increases snacking during screen time in a randomized trial
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:60. 2013
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  3. pmc Prevalence of behavior changing strategies in fitness video games: theory-based content analysis
    Elizabeth Jane Lyons
    Institute for Translational Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 77555 0342, USA
    J Med Internet Res 15:e81. 2013
    ..There is a need for a better understanding of what behavioral strategies are currently available in fitness games and how they are implemented...
  4. pmc Novel approaches to obesity prevention: effects of game enjoyment and game type on energy expenditure in active video games
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Diabetes Sci Technol 6:839-48. 2012
    ..This study compared exercise-themed and game-themed active games to investigate differences in energy expenditure and enjoyment...
  5. pmc Energy intake and expenditure during sedentary screen time and motion-controlled video gaming
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:234-9. 2012
    ..Motion-controlled video games (MC) may be a healthier alternative to sedentary screen-based activities because of higher energy expenditures, but little is known about the effects of these games on energy intakes...
  6. pmc Energy expenditure and enjoyment during video game play: differences by game type
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1987-93. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Do motion controllers make action video games less sedentary? A randomized experiment
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7461, USA
    J Obes 2012:852147. 2012
    ..However, some games produce small but significant increases in energy expenditure, which may benefit health by decreasing sedentary behavior...