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Role of wearable activity-tracking technologies in the well-being and quality of life of people aged 55 and over

Minocha, Shailey (2017). Role of wearable activity-tracking technologies in the well-being and quality of life of people aged 55 and over. In: The Open University Legacy and Supporter Event, 10 March 2017, Confederation of British Industry, Cannon Place, London, England.

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Abstract

This session will inform the results of the Sir Halley Stewart Trust-funded project investigating whether and how wearable activity-tracking technologies can acceptably contribute towards self-monitoring of activity and health by people aged 55 years and over. http://www.shaileyminocha.info/digital-health-wearables/

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Copyright Holders: 2017 The Open University, UK
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Investigating the role of wearable activity-tracking technologies in the well-being and quality of life of people aged 55 and overNot SetSir Halley Stewart Trust and The Open University
Keywords: active ageing; activity trackers; carers; digital health; digital health wearables; health and well-being of older people; older people; self-management of health; self-monitoring of health; Sir Halley Stewart Trust; wearable technologies
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Computing and Communications
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
Health and Wellbeing PRA (Priority Research Area)
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Item ID: 50304
Depositing User: Shailey Minocha
Date Deposited: 26 Jul 2017 14:34
Last Modified: 16 Aug 2017 15:46
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/50304
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