Published on in Vol 6, No 4 (2018): Oct-Dec

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/10252, first published .
Creating a Theoretically Grounded, Gamified Health App: Lessons From Developing the Cigbreak Smoking Cessation Mobile Phone Game

Creating a Theoretically Grounded, Gamified Health App: Lessons From Developing the Cigbreak Smoking Cessation Mobile Phone Game

Creating a Theoretically Grounded, Gamified Health App: Lessons From Developing the Cigbreak Smoking Cessation Mobile Phone Game

Elizabeth A Edwards   1, 2 , MBBS (Hons), MRes, MRCGP, MRCP (UK), DFSRH ;   Hope Caton   3 , MSc ;   Jim Lumsden   4, 5 , MEng, MSc ;   Carol Rivas   1, 6 , BSc, MSc, PhD ;   Liz Steed   1, 2 , BSc, MSc, PhD ;   Yutthana Pirunsarn   3 , BEng, MSc ;   Sandra Jumbe   1, 2 , BSc, MSc, PhD ;   Chris Newby   1, 2 , BSc, MSc, PhD ;   Aditi Shenvi   7 , MSc ;   Samaresh Mazumdar   1, 2 , MBBS, MRCP (UK) ;   Jim Q Smith   8 , BSc, PhD ;   Darrel Greenhill   3 , BSc, PhD ;   Chris J Griffiths   1, 2 , BA, MBBS, DPhil, FRCP (UK), FRCGP (UK) ;   Robert T Walton   1, 2 , BSc, MBBS, MD, FRCP (UK), FRCGP (UK)

1 Centre for Primary Care and Public Health, Blizard Institute, Bart’s and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, United Kingdom

2 Asthma UK Centre for Applied Research, Bart’s and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, United Kingdom

3 Faculty of Science, Engineering Computing, Kingston University, London, United Kingdom

4 School of Psychological Science, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom

5 MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom

6 Social Science Research Unit, University College London, London, United Kingdom

7 Centre for Complexity Science, University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom

8 Department of Statistics, University of Warwick, Coventry, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author:

  • Elizabeth A Edwards, MBBS (Hons), MRes, MRCGP, MRCP (UK), DFSRH
  • Centre for Primary Care and Public Health
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