With increasing evidence available on the importance of physical activity in the management of Type 2 diabetes, there has been an increase in technology-based interventions. This review provides a systematic and descriptive assessment of the effectiveness of technology to promote physical activity in people with Type 2 diabetes. For this review, technology included mobile phones and text messages, websites, CD-ROMs and computer-learning-based technology, and excluded telephone calls.
MacRury, S., Connelly, J., Kirk, A., & Masthoff, J. (2013). The use of Technology to Promote Physical Activity in Type 2 Diabetes Management: A Systematic Review. Diabetic Medicine, 30(12), 1420-1432. https://doi.org/10.1111/dme.12289