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Maximizing the Potential of an aging population
Abby C. King, Jack Grueling
Link: http://jama.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=186811

Physical activity for an aging population
Abby C. King, Diane K. King
Link: http://www.publichealthreviews.eu/show/f/42

Theoretical approaches to the promotion of physical activity: forging a transdisciplinary paradigm
Abby C. King, Dan Stokols, Emily Talen, Glenn S. Brassington, and Richard Killingsworth
Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0749379702004701

Neighborhood design, physical function, and healthful lifestyles in older adults: Results from the Seniors Neighborhood Quality of Life Study
Abby C. King, James Sallis, Lawrence Frank, Brian Saelens, David Ahn, Terry Conway, Kelli Cain
Link:  Currently unavailable.

Aging in neighborhoods differing in walkability and income: associations with physical activity and obesity in older adults                                                                                       Abby C. King, James F. Sallis, Lawrence D. Frank, Brian E. Saelens, Kelli Cain, Terry L. Conway, James E. Chapman, David K. Ahn, Jacqueline Kerr                                                                    Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0277953611005508

Moderators and mediators of exercise-induced objective sleep improvements in midlife and older adults with sleep complaint
Matthew P. Buman, Eric B. Hekler, Donald L. Bliwise, and Abby C. King
Link: http://psycnet.apa.org/journals/hea/30/5/579/


Employing virtual advisors in preventive care for underserved communities: Results from the COMPASS study 
Link: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/10810730.2013.798374#.Uw5K0kJdXes

Harnessing motivational forces in the promotion of physical activity: the Community Health Advice by Telephone (CHAT) project

Abby C. King, Robert Friedman, Bess Marcus, Cynthia M. Castro C, Melissa Napolitano, Bernardine Pinto
Link: http://her.oxfordjournals.org/content/17/5/627.short

Ongoing physical activity advice by humans versus computers: the community health advice by telephone (CHAT) trial. Abby C. King, Robert Friedman, Bess Marcus, Cynthia M. Castro C, Melissa Napolitano, David Ahn, Lawrence  Baker 
Link: http://psycnet.apa.org/index.cfm?fa=fulltext.journal&jcode=hea&vol=26&issue=6&page=718&format=PDF

Determining who responds better to a computer- vs. human-delivered physical activity intervention: results from the community health advice by telephone (CHAT) trial
Eric B. Heckler, Matthew P. Buman, Jennifer Otten, Cynthia M. Castro, Lauren A. Grieco, Bess Marcus, Robert . Friedman, Melissa A. Napolitano, Abby C. King
Link: www.ijbnpa.org/content/10/1/109



Harnessing different motivational frames via mobile phones to promote daily physical activity and reduce sedentary behavior in aging adults
Abby C. King, Eric B. Hekler, Lauren A. Grieco, Sandra J. Winter, Jylana L. Sheats, Matthew P. Buman, Banny Banerjee, Thomas N. Robinson, Jesse Cirimele.
Link: http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0062613

Promoting physical activity through hand-held computer technology
Abby C. King, David Ahn, Brian Oliveira, Audie A. Atienza, Cynthia M. Castro, Christopher D. Gardner
Link: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0749379707006459

A case study of BSUED: Behavioral science-informed user-experience design
Eric B. Heckler, Abby C. King, Banny Banerjee, Thomas Robinson, Martin Alonso, Jesse Cirimele, Matthew P. Buman, Frank Chen
Link: http://personalinformatics.org/chi2011/hekler

Mobile health application development and deployment in older adults: Behavioral science perspectives
Lauren A. Grieco, Jylana L. Sheats, Sandra J. Winter, Eric B. Hekler, Matthew P. Buman, Jesse  Cirimele, Frank Chen, Abby C. King
Link: Currently unavailable.



Comparison of passive versus active photo capture of built environment features by technology naïve Latinos using the SenseCam and Stanford healthy neighborhood discovery tool
Jylana L. Sheats, Sandra J. Winter, Priscilla Padilla-Romero,  Lisa Goldman-Rosas, Lauren A. Grieco, Abby C. King
Link: http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2526669 



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