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Looking for the Unusual: How Older Adults Utilize Self-Tracking Techniques for Health Management

Clara Caldeira, Matthew Bietz, Yunan Chen
2016 Proceedings of the 10th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare   unpublished
using Java; Automatized the generation of score reports on Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign using JavaScript and XML; Led a team of 3 developers for 5 months to develop a Java web system.  ...  CESPE Brasilia Software Consultant 2011-2012 Assisted with maintenance of Java web systems Software Developer 2009-2011 Designed, developed, and maintained web systems for standardized examinations  ... 
doi:10.4108/eai.16-5-2016.2263771 fatcat:xfjqjbog3zcsngdbkgrxgyjcgu

Image Diagnosis: Dysphagia Lusoria—An Unusual Cause of Dysphagia Diagnosed with Endoscopic Ultrasound

Harshal Mandavdhare
2018 The Permanente Journal  
Kathleen Louden, ELS, of Louden Health Communications provided editorial assistance. Park How to Cite this Article  ...  Stebens for her assistance with manuscript preparation.  ...  The KPCO Medicare Total Health Assessment already included a single-item assessment of food insecurity as part of the DETERMINE nutritional risk assessment for older adults. 24 Team composition also  ... 
doi:10.7812/tpp/18-018 pmid:30227908 pmcid:PMC6141647 fatcat:axyetybbarfmdmcfy7kcopr53i


Fabio Massimo Abenavoli, Roberto Corelli
2004 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery  
longer you look back, the further you can look forward."  ...  The most common worry is how to avoid getting the dressing wet, and patients always ask when and how they can shower.  ...  DOI: 10.1097/01.PRS.0000107748.54289.CB TECHNIQUE FOR SKIN GRAFT SIZES Sir: I read with great interest the brief communication from Dr.  ... 
doi:10.1097/01.prs.0000107658.69293.97 pmid:15108921 fatcat:7vxx3yahtreqdgbxqqfqb3udny

Unusual Infectious Complications of Skull Base Surgery

Steven Newman
2012 Journal of Neurological Surgery. Part B: Skull Base: an interdisciplinary approach  
The Occipital Transtentorial Approach for Superior Vermian and Superomedial Cerebellar Arteriovenous Malformations: Advantages, Limitations, and Options Nancy McLaughlin (presenter), Neil A.  ...  These participants were adults older than 18 years who underwent endoscopic endonasal transsphenoidal surgery for the resection of a pituitary tumor between December 2008 and June 2011.  ...  There is often controversy regarding the most optimal management strategy and debate as to whether, when, and how to intervene in these patients.  ... 
doi:10.1055/s-0032-1312317 fatcat:edkenmvisfdwfd522u5hhruyky

Asthma self-management patient education

Maridee A Jones
2008 Respiratory care  
Asthma self-management education involves a collaborative partnership between the education provider and the patient.  ...  The 2007 asthma guidelines from the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program emphasize that respiratory therapists, nurses, pharmacists, and physicians should teach and reinforce asthma self-management  ...  Among the programs that looked at self-management options, written action plans that instructed patients how to self-adjust their medications had better outcomes. 11, 12 It did not matter if the action  ... 
pmid:18501031 fatcat:3fujvt4hxjfgbkwesomedxdexi

Respiratory Self-Care

Helena Tendedez, Maria-Angela Ferrario, Roisin McNaney, Jon Whittle
2019 Proceedings of the 13th EAI International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare - PervasiveHealth'19  
We conclude by providing a set of design implications that support the design of future self-management tools for CRCs.  ...  Self-management interventions for CRCs are thought to provide empowerment and improve quality of life.  ...  It is important to note that our participants were largely older adults, and design implications for CRC self-management technologies may differ for children or young adults.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3329189.3329190 dblp:conf/ph/TendedezFMW19 fatcat:l2isp3ybkfe43ph3wauozpd2ou

Effects of Telephone Intervention on Arthritis Self-Efficacy, Depression, Pain, and Fatigue in Older Adults with Arthritis

Dave Pariser, Ann O'Hanlon, Luis Espinoza
2005 Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy  
I would like to acknowledge the following individuals for their contributions to completion of this dissertation and degree: -My wife Gina and daughters, Ada and Kayla, whose unconditional love, support  ...  -The participants of this study, and their selfless cooperation with the many phone calls they received. -Linda Flot, whose patience and word-processing skills were of great help. -  ...  literature pertaining to self-efficacy and management of chronic disease in older adults.  ... 
doi:10.1519/00139143-200512000-00002 fatcat:33m2e3kwireuxcejmst67kckie

Determinants of Longitudinal Adherence in Smartphone-Based Self-Tracking for Chronic Health Conditions

Simon L. Jones, William Hue, Ryan M. Kelly, Rosemarie Barnett, Violet Henderson, Raj Sengupta
2021 Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive Mobile Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies  
However, the utility of self-tracking technologies for providing insight into patients' conditions is impacted by poor adherence with data logging.  ...  The use of interactive mobile and wearable technologies for understanding and managing health conditions is a growing area of interest for patients, health professionals and researchers.  ...  Details of the self-tracking dataset are available at  ... 
doi:10.1145/3448093 fatcat:g6qmjbxwazbjhc2cumbmtdte3m

Smart Home with Healthcare Technologies for Community-Dwelling Older Adults [chapter]

Machiko R., Linda S., Ramalingam Sridhar, Bruce J. Naughton M.
2010 Smart Home Systems  
Even if an older adult is not motivated to self-manage/monitor behaviours, there is an opportunity for caregivers to assist with the monitoring.  ...  The role of these technologies is to empower older adults for self-management for independent living and to minimize adverse effects on their caregivers' stress.  ...  Smart Home with Healthcare Technologies for Community-Dwelling Older Adults, Smart Home Systems, Mahmoud A.  ... 
doi:10.5772/8411 fatcat:7bqit7n7zrbolka3cfsfwfh6ku

Financial Capacity and Financial Exploitation of Older Adults: Research Findings, Policy Recommendations and Clinical Implications

Stacey Wood, Peter A. Lichtenberg
2016 Clinical Gerontologist  
Financial exploitation (FE) of older adults is a social issue that is beginning to receive the attention that it deserves in the mediathanks to some high profile cases, but empirical research and clinical  ...  Method: In this review, we describes the significance of the problem, proposes a theoretical model for conceptualizing FE, and summarizes related areas of research that may be useful to consider in the  ...  on how the experience of financial exploitation impacts future health and mental health.  ... 
doi:10.1080/07317115.2016.1203382 pmid:28452630 pmcid:PMC5463983 fatcat:egtzmzuplfarded6i46cgia23u

When the "Golden Years" turn blue

Jennifer S. Green, Joshua C. Magee, Amanda R.W. Steiner, Bethany A. Teachman
2016 International Journal of Behavioral Development  
Current treatments for disorders of emotion, like pathological anxiety, are often less effective in older adults than in younger adults and have poorly understood mechanisms, pointing to the need for psychopathology  ...  We offer recommendations for how to integrate the healthy aging literatures' theories and findings with psychopathology research and clinical practice, and highlight opportunities for future research.  ...  Acknowledgments The authors are thankful for the feedback provided by members of the Teachman Program for Anxiety, Cognition and Treatment lab. Funding.  ... 
doi:10.1177/0165025415613855 pmid:28503011 pmcid:PMC5425168 fatcat:5g7c4p5eonfh7cdh6nvynr7v74

A Survey on Ambient-Assisted Living Tools for Older Adults

Parisa Rashidi, Alex Mihailidis
2013 IEEE journal of biomedical and health informatics  
In this survey, we will summarize the emergence of 'ambient-assisted living" (AAL) tools for older adults based on ambient intelligence paradigm.  ...  We will summarize the state-of-the-art AAL technologies, tools, and techniques, and we will look at current and future challenges.  ...  for monitoring the older adults.  ... 
doi:10.1109/jbhi.2012.2234129 pmid:24592460 fatcat:lrdkh7wgmfgpdbze2up3bk4bxy

The feasibility and RE-AIM evaluation of the TAME health pilot study

Zakkoyya H Lewis, Kenneth J Ottenbacher, Steve R Fisher, Kristofer Jennings, Arleen F Brown, Maria C Swartz, Eloisa Martinez, Elizabeth J Lyons
2017 International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity  
Conducting 5 A's counseling in clinic and utilizing technology-based resources are recommended to promote physical activity but little is known about how to implement such an intervention.  ...  Practitioners, counselors, and researchers should consider the following before implementing a similar intervention: 1) utilize PA counselors, 2) target multiple health behaviors, 3) form a social support  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to acknowledge Demi Arnold and Kaitlin Dresser for the assistance with recruitment. As well as Hannah Ives and Jennifer Valdez for moderating focus groups.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12966-017-0560-5 pmid:28807041 pmcid:PMC5556663 fatcat:gznjao7pefggvnxsgaieha556i

CAGP-CCSMH Annual Scientific Meeting: Book of Abstracts

Various Authors
2021 Canadian Geriatrics Journal  
Describe the comparative: (a) efficacy of pharmacologic and nonpharmacologic interventions for reducing symptoms of agitation, aggression, and depression in persons with dementia (b) safety (i.e. risk  ...  At the end of this symposium, participants will be able to: 1.  ...  In 2018, the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) identified a need for more education and training on how to assess and manage SUDs in older adults.  ... 
doi:10.5770/cgj.24.573 fatcat:7col76ahubcprfcgzdgntqzrxy

Smart home-driven digital memory notebook support of activity self-management for older adults

J. Dahmen, B. Minor, D. Cook, T. Vo, M.S. Edgecombe
2018 Gerontechnology  
Based on these results we anticipate that the proposed DMN app and smart-home partnership will be an effective technology for helping older adults with memory impairment improve everyday functioning.  ...  Our iterative design process found that the components of the DMN app were generally usable by older adults and that satisfaction with the interface improved based on iterative feedback.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT The  ... 
doi:10.4017/gt.2018. fatcat:4jqklob7ajbkrfotiynd5qwtai
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