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Technology inspired design for pervasive healthcare

van der Linden, Janet; Rogers, Yvonne; Taylor, Crissman and Dalgleish, Mat (2011). Technology inspired design for pervasive healthcare. In: Workshop on User-Centered Design of Pervasive Healthcare Applications, as part of Pervasive Healthcare conference, 23 May 2011, Dublin, Ireland.

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Abstract

Pervasive healthcare technologies are increasingly using novel sensory devices that are able to measure phenomena that could not be measured before. To develop novel healthcare applications that use these largely untested technologies, it is important to have a design process that allows proper exploration of the capabilities of the novel technologies. We focus on the technology-inspired design process that was used in the development of a system to support posture and provide guidance by nudging people, and how this has lead us to explore pervasive healthcare applications.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 2011 The Authors
Keywords: pervasive healthcare; vibrotactile feedback; technology inspired; hardware prototyping; sensory awareness; posture and movement; physiotherapy
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
Item ID: 28829
Depositing User: Janet van der Linden
Date Deposited: 31 May 2011 15:57
Last Modified: 11 Dec 2012 03:57
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/28829
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