• 1795 Citations
  • 23 h-Index
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social support Social Sciences
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health information Social Sciences
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Research Output 2005 2019

  • 1795 Citations
  • 23 h-Index
  • 59 Article
  • 1 Chapter
1 Citation (Scopus)
Risk perception
Medical problems
chronic illness

Evaluating the Scope and Theoretical Mechanisms of Person-Centered Social Support: The Case of the Comforting Computer Program

Rains, S. A., Pavlich, C. A., Tsetsi, E. & Akers, C., Jan 1 2019, In : Communication Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

data processing program
social support
Computer program listings
human being
computer-mediated communication
social support
7 Citations (Scopus)

A Systematic Review of Interventions to Enhance Healthy Lifestyle Behaviors in Adolescents Delivered via Mobile Phone Text Messaging

Loescher, L. J., Rains, S. A., Kramer, S. S., Akers, C. & Moussa, R., May 1 2018, In : American Journal of Health Promotion. 32, 4, p. 865-879 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Text Messaging
Adolescent Behavior
Cell Phones
Selection Bias
Health Communication
Social sciences
Social Sciences
social science