Investigation of needs and requirements related to monitoring of physical activity in daily life: A qualitative study of older adults' experiences from using activity bracelets

Research Group:


Status:

finished

Start date:

2015-10-01

End date:

2016-06-15

The aim of this project was to make an initial investigation of how older adults experience using commercial activity bracelets. Participants used the bracelets for a short time and were inteviewed about their experienes. Inteviews were subjected to qualitative content analysis. Areas for further investigation were identified.

First NameLast NameTitle
Martin Ekström Senior Lecturer
Lennie Carlén Eriksson Lecturer
Ann-Christin Johansson
Åsa Öberg
Maria Ehn Researcher
Nina Åkerberg
Pernilla de Flon Forsberg
PartnerType
SICS Swedish ICT - the Swedish institute of computer science Academic
Landstinget Västmanland Municipalities and others
Västerås Stad Municipalities and others

Maria Ehn, Researcher

Email: maria.ehn@mdh.se
Room: U1-093
Phone: 021-10 70 93