Individual Study / Crandall et al.; JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2019

Theory-Based Predictors of Mindfulness Meditation Mobile App Usage: A Survey and Cohort Study

Theory-Based Predictors of Mindfulness Meditation Mobile App Usage: A Survey and Cohort Study

Initiatives -
The purpose of this study was to use the Theory of Planned Behavior and Temporal Self-Regulation Theory to determine factors predicting mindfulness meditation mobile app use. Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.
Start Year
2019
End Year
2019

Design

Study design
Population cohort

Marker Paper

Crandall A, Cheung A, Young A, Hooper AP. Theory-Based Predictors of Mindfulness Meditation Mobile App Usage: A Survey and Cohort Study. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2019;7(3):e10794. Published 2019 Mar 22. doi:10.2196/10794

PUBMED 30900992

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
85
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Timeline

Population

Undergraduate students at a university in the Intermountain West
Selection Criteria
Newborns
Twins
Countries
  • United States of America
Ethnic Origin
Health Status

Recruitment

Number of participants

Number of participants
85
Number of participants with biosamples
Data Collection Event
Over the following 2 weeks, participants logged the days and minutes that they practiced mindfulness meditation using a phone app.
Start Date
2019
End Date
2019
Data sources
  • Mobile data collection
    • Smartphone apps