Studies in health technology and informatics

mHealth Applications: A Tool for Behaviour Change in Weight Management.

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Jan 01, 0000

Obesity has become a public concern all over the world and weight management is of interest to consumers. Heavy intake of food and lack of exercise are the foremost factors for obese condition.

Conceptual Design and Iterative Development of a mHealth App by Clinicians, Patients and Their Families.

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Jan 01, 0000

Heart failure self-management can be challenging but appropriately designed, user-centred mobile health (mHealth) innovations may help.

Partnering in Digital Health Design: Engaging the Multidisciplinary Team in a Needs Analysis.

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Jan 01, 0000

Using participatory co-design methods and in partnership with consumers we have developed a mHealth application to support heart failure self-management. In the first phase of the research we conducted a needs analysis with clinicians.

Methods to Measure the Impact of mHealth Applications: Preliminary Results of a Scoping Review.

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Jan 01, 0000

Important requirements for mHealth, the availability of devices and network connectivity have dramatically improved in the past years globally. mHealth applications are being developed at a rapid pace. But a thorough impact assessment is not routinely performed.

The Technology Use and Information Flow at a Municipal Telemedicine Service.

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Jan 01, 0000

Health care services facechallenges with providing individualised treatment to an ageing population prone to chronic conditions and multi-morbidities. The research project Patients and Professionals in Productive Teams aims to study patient-centred teamworkservice models.

Evaluation of a Telemedicine Service Run with a Patient-Centred Care Model.

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Jan 01, 0000

The number of patients with chronic conditions and multi-morbidities is increasing, addressing a need for patient-centred care. The research project Patients and Professionals in Productive Teams aims to study patient-centred teamwork for this patient group.

Usability of Telerehabilitation System Supporting Multipronged Exercise in Patients with Multiple Sclerosis.

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Jan 01, 0000

Multipronged exercise interventions comprising aerobic, resistance and corrective therapeutic components were shown to result in endurance and strength improvement and reduction of fatigue and spasticity in patients with multiple sclerosis (PwMS).

Motivational Factors for User Engagement with mHealth Apps.

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Jan 01, 0000

The widespread adoption of smartphones creates an enormous potential to improve healthcare services. Numerous apps, sensors, and devices are developed for health self-management purposes. However, adoption rates remain low and long-term user engagement is a major issue.

Using Activity Theory as a Framework for the Usability Evaluation Process and Task Determination in mHealth Self-Management Systems for Diabetes.

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Jan 01, 0000

mHealth systems can be used for patients in their diabetes self-management, but usability evaluations are often needed to determine how to make them more useful for the diabetes patient user in the monitoring and managing of their disease.

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