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User requirements for the development of smartphone self-reporting applications in healthcare

Craven, Michael P.; Selvarajah, Kirusnapillai; Miles, Robert; Schnädelbach, Holger; Massey, Adam; Vedhara, Kavita; Raine-Fenning, Nick; Crowe, John

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Michael P. Craven

Kirusnapillai Selvarajah

Robert Miles

Holger Schnädelbach

Adam Massey

Kavita Vedhara

Nick Raine-Fenning

John Crowe



Abstract

Two case studies of the development of Smartphone self-reporting mHealth applications are described: a wellness diary for asthma management combined with Bluetooth pulse oximeter and manual peak flow measurements; and a questionnaire for ecological assessment of distress during fertility treat-ment. Results are presented of user experiences with the self-reporting applica-tion and the capture of physiological measurements in the case of the asthma diary project and the findings from a phone audit at an early stage of design in the case of the in vitro fertilisation (IVF) study. Issues raised by ethics commit-tees are also discussed. It is concluded that the optimal adoption of Smartphone self-reporting applications will require a good appreciation of user and ethics panel requirements at an early stage in their development, so that the correct de-sign choices can be made.

Publication Date Jan 1, 2013
Electronic ISSN 0302-9743
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Volume 8005
Book Title Human-Computer Interaction. Applications and Services
APA6 Citation Craven, M. P., Selvarajah, K., Miles, R., Schnädelbach, H., Massey, A., Vedhara, K., …Crowe, J. (2013). User requirements for the development of smartphone self-reporting applications in healthcare. In Human-Computer Interaction. Applications and Servicesdoi:10.1007/978-3-642-39262-7_5
DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-39262-7_5
Keywords mHealth, Self-Monitoring, Adherence, User Experience, Consumer and User, Ecological Interfaces, Evaluation Methods and Techniques, Human Centered Design and User Centered Design, Human Factors Engineering Approach, Meaningfulness and Satisfaction, New Tec
Publisher URL http://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007%2F978-3-642-39262-7_5
Copyright Statement Copyright information regarding this work can be found at the following address: http://eprints.nottingh.../end_user_agreement.pdf
Additional Information Published as vol. 8005 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science (ISSN: 0302-9743). doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-39262-7_5. The final publication is available at Springer via http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-39262-7_5

Published in book: Human-computer interaction : applications and Services : HCI International 2013, Las Vegas, NV, USA, July 21-26, 2013, Proceedings, Part II. Berlin: Springer, 2013.

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