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Manipulating Self-Avatar Body Dimensions in Virtual Worlds to Complement an Internet-Delivered Intervention to Increase Physical Activity in Overweight Women

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Navarro, J.; Cebolla, A.; Llorens Rodríguez, R.; Borrego, A.; Baños, RM. (2020). Manipulating Self-Avatar Body Dimensions in Virtual Worlds to Complement an Internet-Delivered Intervention to Increase Physical Activity in Overweight Women. International Journal of Environmental research and Public Health (Online). 17(11):1-14. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17114045

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Title: Manipulating Self-Avatar Body Dimensions in Virtual Worlds to Complement an Internet-Delivered Intervention to Increase Physical Activity in Overweight Women
Author: Navarro, Jessica Cebolla, Ausiàs Llorens Rodríguez, Roberto Borrego, Adrián Baños, Rosa M.
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Instituto Interuniversitario de Investigación en Bioingeniería y Tecnología Orientada al Ser Humano - Institut Interuniversitari d'Investigació en Bioenginyeria i Tecnologia Orientada a l'Ésser Humà
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[EN] Virtual reality has been found to be a useful tool for positively influencing relevant psychological variables in order to increase physical activity (PA), especially in the overweight population. This study investigates ...[+]
Subjects: Physical activity , Overweight , Virtual reality , Virtual environments , Avatars , Intervention
Copyrigths: Reconocimiento (by)
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International Journal of Environmental research and Public Health (Online). (eissn: 1660-4601 )
DOI: 10.3390/ijerph17114045
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MDPI AG
Publisher version: https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph17114045
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info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/GVA//PROMETEO%2F2018%2F110/
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/ISCIII//CB06%2F03%2F0052/ES/Nutrición, alimentación y salud 52/
Thanks:
This study was funded by "INTERSABIAS" project (PROMETEO/2018/110, Conselleria d'Educacion, Investigacio, Cultura i Esport de la Generalitat Valenciana) and by CIBER of Physiopathology of Obesity Nutrition, an initiative ...[+]
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