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MyHealth@Age: improving health, safety and wellbeing for elderly people in remote rural areas
TRAIL Living Lab, University of Ulster.
TRAIL Living Lab, University of Ulster.
Luleå University of Technology, Department of Business Administration, Technology and Social Sciences, Innovation and Design.ORCID iD: 0000-0003-4317-9963
Southern Health and Social Care Trust.
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2009 (English)In: eChallenges e-2009 Conference Proceedings / [ed] Paul Cunningham; Miriam Cunningham, IIMC International Information Management Corporation , 2009Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

It is generally accepted that the prevalence of illness is potentially greatest in the older age group including physical disabilities and mental health problems. Whilst this has implications for the individual and society in general, unique challenges present for those ageing within rural remote areas of the world . MyHealth@Age focuses on the development of eHealth services to citizens living in peripheral areas of Europe. Specifically, this innovative research has utilitsed the methodologies of the Living Labs utilising participatory qualitative research methods to empower the citizens to inform local sustainable service development, mapped to local needs. This paper will present the research objectives and findings of gathering user requirements. The research objectives include: Improved health, safety and well being for elderly people in northern periphery region.

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IIMC International Information Management Corporation , 2009.
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Information Systems, Social aspects
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URN: urn:nbn:se:ltu:diva-27201Local ID: 08d802d0-eb0d-11de-bae5-000ea68e967bISBN: 978-1-905824-13-7 (print)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:ltu-27201DiVA: diva2:1000383
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eChallenges e-2009 Conference : 21/10/2009 - 23/10/2009
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Godkänd; 2009; 20091217 (biggan)Available from: 2016-09-30 Created: 2016-09-30 Last updated: 2017-11-25Bibliographically approved

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