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What contributes to action plan enactment? Examining characteristics of physical activity plans.

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Individuals with chronic conditions can benefit from formulating action plans to engage in regular physical activity. However, the content and the successful translation of plans into action, so-called plan enactment, are rarely adequately evaluated. The aim of this study was to describe the content of user-specified plans and to examine whether participants were more likely to enact their plans if these plans were highly specific, viable, and instrumental.

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Name: British journal of health psychology
ISSN: 2044-8287
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