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A blended design approach for pervasive healthcare: bringing together users, experts and technology

van der Linden, Janet; Rogers, Yvonne; Waights, Verina and Taylor, Crissman (2012). A blended design approach for pervasive healthcare: bringing together users, experts and technology. Health Informatics Journal, 18(3) pp. 212–218.

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Pervasive healthcare is beginning to investigate how novel sensory technologies can be used to measure body movements and provide various forms of feedback. This position paper reflects on a blended design approach that uses a combination of technology-inspiration, consultation with experts and user-centred design for the development of a personalized pervasive health care system to support stroke rehabilitation.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2012 health informatics
ISSN: 1741-2811
Extra Information: Special issue: Independent & Assisted Living Technologies for Healthcare Applications
Keywords: hardware prototyping; pervasive healthcare; rehabilitative physiotherapy; sensors; stroke; technology inspired design; vibrotactile feedback
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Health and Social Care > Nursing
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
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Item ID: 32962
Depositing User: Janet van der Linden
Date Deposited: 05 Mar 2012 15:28
Last Modified: 24 May 2013 23:22
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