Feasibility and Acceptability of Text Messaging to Assess Daily Substance Use and Sexual Behaviors among Urban Emerging Adults.
- Erin E Bonar,
- Rebecca M Cunningham,
- R Lorraine Collins,
- James A Cranford,
- Stephen T Chermack,
- Marc A Zimmerman,
- Frederic C Blow,
- Maureen A Walton
Addict Res Theory 2018 5;26(2):103-113. Epub 2017 Apr 5.
University of Michigan Addiction Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan School of Medicine, 4250 Plymouth Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109.
Background: Daily process research can help distinguish causal relationships between substance use and sexual risk behaviors in high-risk groups, such as urban emerging adults. We employed text messaging to assess 18-25 year-olds' daily substance use and sexual risk behaviors over 28 days. We describe the implementation of this method, attitudes regarding the daily surveys, and correlates of survey completion. Read More