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Mobile Technology to Monitor Physical Activity and Wellbeing in Daily Life - Objective and Subjective Experiences of Older Adults

Miriam Cabrita, Monique Tabak, Miriam M.R. Vollenbroek-Hutten
2017 Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Ageing Well and e-Health  
Mobile Technology to Monitor Physical Activity and Wellbeing in Daily Life -Objective and Subjective Experiences of Older Adults.  ...  In this study, we investigate the experience of older adults regarding the use of mobile technology to coach physical activity and monitor emotional wellbeing during one month.  ...  The authors would like to thank Jandia Melenk and Nada El Meshawy for their support conducting the interviews.  ... 
doi:10.5220/0006321101640171 dblp:conf/ict4ageingwell/CabritaTV17 fatcat:zqxipcuzjzbdpf3ytkjwfouufe

Behavioral Adaptation and Late-Life Disability: A New Spectrum for Assessing Public Health Impacts

Vicki A. Freedman, Judith D. Kasper, Brenda C. Spillman, Emily M. Agree, Vincent Mor, Robert B. Wallace, Douglas A. Wolf
2014 American Journal of Public Health  
RESULTS-31% of older adults are fully able to complete self-care and mobility activities.  ...  OBJECTIVES-Promoting independent functioning of older adults requires attention to how older adults carry out basic activities.  ...  daily life, and their social, physical, and technological environment.  ... 
doi:10.2105/ajph.2013.301687 pmid:24328656 pmcid:PMC3935680 fatcat:wscoedrt3bfkld3r6iqg564ar4

Electronic assistive technology for community-dwelling solo-living older adults: a systematic review

Yu Song, Tischa J.M. van der Cammen
2019 Maturitas  
The objective of this review is to investigate the effects of EAT on the wellbeing of community-dwelling older adults living alone in single households.  ...  In total, 16 studies were identified, six of them with follow-up. There is evidence that EAT can improve the physical and mental wellbeing of older adults.  ...  Yu Song wrote the initial draft of the manuscript. Both authors were involved in the critical revisions of the manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.maturitas.2019.04.211 fatcat:c3s72lr6yvf4vnixajvmrrgniu

An exploratory study on the impact of daily activities on the pleasure and physical activity of older adults

Miriam Cabrita, Richel Lousberg, Monique Tabak, Hermie J. Hermens, Miriam M.R. Vollenbroek-Hutten
2017 European Review of Aging and Physical Activity  
Conclusions: Daily activities and their contexts do influence the experience of pleasure and physical activity of older adults in daily life of older adults, although similar research with larger population  ...  Further research could look at innovative approaches to promote Active Ageing using mobile technology in the daily life, by promoting physical activity through recommendation of pleasurable activities,  ...  Acknowledgments Nothing to declare. Availability of data and materials The datasets analyzed during the current study are available from the corresponding author on reasonable request.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s11556-016-0170-2 pmid:28074110 pmcid:PMC5216572 fatcat:zy4kbe6to5el7mo35vkqujntia

Sustainable Technologies for Older Adults

Jorge Morato, Sonia Sanchez-Cuadrado, Ana Iglesias, Adrián Campillo, Carmen Fernández-Panadero
2021 Sustainability  
The study describes some interesting research projects addressing three different aspects of older adults' daily lives—health, daily activities and wellbeingand policies to promote healthy aging and improve  ...  Our analysis showed that publications mentioning sustainability technologies for older adults have been growing progressively since the 2000s, but that the big increase in the number of research works  ...  Monitor patients in their daily routines: physiological needs, physical activity and nutrition.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13158465 fatcat:qnhum6dnmzdclmks2ckfdkhtzi

The Benefits of emotion Regulation Interventions in Virtual Reality for the Improvement of Wellbeing in Adults and Older Adults: A Systematic Review

Jessica Isbely Montana, Marta Matamala-Gomez, Marta Maisto, Petar Aleksandrov Mavrodiev, Cesare Massimo Cavalera, Barbara Diana, Fabrizia Mantovani, Olivia Realdon
2020 Journal of Clinical Medicine  
It also analyzes and highlights the crucial role played by the selection of the objective and subjective wellbeing assessment measures of said intervention protocols.  ...  The literature on this topic was queried, 414 papers were screened, and 11 studies were included, covering adults and older adults.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/jcm9020500 pmid:32059514 pmcid:PMC7073752 fatcat:kf76he3t4nfktme3smlx554wei

Can we manage frailty at individual level by the use of information and communication technologies: a narrative literature review

Špela Selak, Olatz Albaina Bakaikoa, Branko Gabrovec
2019 Zdravniški Vestnik  
Many information and communication technologies have a potential to prevent and manage frailty, especially in the domain of physical activity and exercise, social resources and psychological state, falls  ...  prevention, support to daily activities and overall well-being.  ...  ICT solutions can be used to promote social interaction and communication, physical activity and exercise, better dietary habits, as well as support other daily life activities of older frail adults.  ... 
doi:10.6016/zdravvestn.2865 fatcat:5yd7vyzwdfcp7ilgowezkhwzfq

NESTORE: A Multidomain Virtual Coach for Active and Healthy Ageing

Maria Renata Guarneri, Alfonso Mastropietro, Giovanna Rizzo
2018 Zenodo  
In this direction, the rapid development of the ICT, and in particular mobile technologies, offers an important opportunity to address the development of an integrated solution to support active and healthy  ...  Whilst technology can potentially have a significant impact on health and wellbeing, to date uptake of digital health technologies has been problematic in a number of wide-scale studies.  ...  The authors wish to thank all the project partners for their contribution to the project.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4531019 fatcat:gq6rm5x3bjekhc4uy3f6cdkx6a

Smart Environments and Social Robots for Age-Friendly Integrated Care Services

Ionut Anghel, Tudor Cioara, Dorin Moldovan, Marcel Antal, Claudia Daniela Pop, Ioan Salomie, Cristina Bianca Pop, Viorica Rozina Chifu
2020 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
cognitive activity support in older adults.  ...  The development of smart, physical, social and age-friendly environments is identified by World Health Organization (WHO) as a key intervention point for enabling older adults, enabling them to remain  ...  the physical activities, the older adults' interaction and the sensory experiences.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph17113801 pmid:32471108 pmcid:PMC7312538 fatcat:ixzlchr75jg57ogggozteo7ene

An Integrated of Persuasiveness in Healthcare Model for General Wellness

Muhammad Najib Ali
2021 figshare.com  
Ironically, varieties of Diseases Management Program studies in Scholar Database have yielded into variety of diseases management and strategies in Physical Activity, Pulmonary and Heart Diseases, ironically  ...  Objectives: To highlight current issue of PHM of FRRIICT Model in producing persuasiveness comfort and institutional integrity in general wellness.  ...  to foster General Wellbeing.  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.15112314.v1 fatcat:frfahwke7fesrcjxl5jn7sogn4

How Are You Doing? Enabling Older Adults to Enrich Sensor Data with Subjective Input [chapter]

Marije Kanis, Saskia Robben, Ben Kröse
2015 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
, willingly and actively contributing to the intent and output of sensor monitoring.  ...  Therefore, tools are needed that enable older adults to actively participate and contribute to sensing outcomes.  ...  Lazarov for their involvement in the development and evaluation of the prototypes.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-24195-1_4 fatcat:kkwhvbkxo5bs3hhvpldgyxv4q4

Technologies for Monitoring Lifestyle Habits Related to Brain Health: A Systematic Review

Moreno-Blanco, Solana-Sánchez, Sánchez-González, Oropesa, Cáceres, Cattaneo, Tormos-Muñoz, Bartrés-Faz, Pascual-Leone, Gómez
2019 Sensors  
Monitoring such lifestyles is thus critical and mobile technologies are essential to enable such a goal. Three databases were selected to carry out the search.  ...  This will enable continuous monitoring of objective data to guide the personalized definition of lifestyle goals and data-driven coaching to offer the necessary support to ensure adherence and satisfaction  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s19194183 pmid:31561599 pmcid:PMC6806336 fatcat:6kcn5ekkt5fenekpml2yvhy5oy

Identifying the Needs of Older People for Personalized Assistive Solutions in Romanian Healthcare System

Lidia BĂJENARU, Ion Alexandru MARINESCU, Ciprian DOBRE, Rozeta DRĂGHICI, Anna Marie HERGHELEGIU, Alexandra RUSU
2020 Studies in Informatics and Control  
This paper presents a user-oriented approach to the development of personalised assistive solutions in the field of elderly care, by identifying the needs and preferences of the older adults and translating  ...  them into development requirements of the vINCI platform, an ecosystem capable of providing a non-intrusive and personalised monitoring of physical and health parameters.  ...  2017 Programme and UEFISCDI Romania).  ... 
doi:10.24846/v29i3y202009 fatcat:rxhzywiiczhzpinwuynln6wm7u

Information Technology for Active Ageing: A Review of Theory and Practice

Cristhian Parra
2014 Foundations and Trends® in Human–Computer Interaction  
emotional wellbeing of older adults" (under the Agreement No.14.Z50.31.0029).  ...  to all the people from the Older Adults Services Center "CSA Contrada Larga", managed by the social cooperative Kaleidoscopio in Trento, Italy; to Francesca Burli and the people living in the assisted  ...  technology and environments for independent living and quality of life of older adults" 1 .  ... 
doi:10.1561/1100000053 fatcat:xf627tl7trckhhzynpnzdd4pnm

Virtual Coaches for Older Adults' Wellbeing: A Systematic Review

Mira El Kamali, Leonardo Angelini, Maurizio Caon, Francesco Carrino, Christina Rocke, Sabrina Guye, Giovanna Rizzo, Alfonso Mastropietro, Martin Sykora, Suzanna Elayan, Isabelle Kniestedt, Canan Ziylan (+3 others)
2020 IEEE Access  
However, the lack of a multidomain intervention approach in the current literature motivates us to seek to define future solutions. INDEX TERMS Older adults, review, virtual coach, wellbeing, e-coach.  ...  Fifty-six articles describing a virtual coach for older adults and aimed at improving their wellbeing were identified and further analyzed.  ...  The opinions expressed in this paper are those of the authors and are not necessarily those of the project partners or the European Commission.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2020.2996404 fatcat:glpvec4ckrczfhjxjcyrptmmhi
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