Essays about: "digital health"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 124 essays containing the words digital health.

  1. 1. EMBRACING INTERNET OF MEDICAL THINGS A multiple case study of contextual factors’ influence on the implementation of IoT healthcare solutions

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Camilla Jacobson; Petra Karjalainen; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Internet of Things; Internet of Medical Things; contextual factors; healthcare; digital health; eHealth; chronic diseases; distant monitoring devices;

    Abstract : With the growing trend of digitalization, new opportunities to disrupt the way value is created, offered and defended have arisen in the healthcare industry. One of the emerging concepts of digitalization is the Internet of Things (IoT), referred to as Internet of Medical things when applied in healthcare. READ MORE

  2. 2. The “easy” digital documentation system - A study of the complexities of implementing technology

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Roya Kohansall; Luis Fragoso; [2019-07-03]
    Keywords : Resistance; Affordances; Constraints; Technology; Materiality; Digital Documentation System; Municipality;

    Abstract : MSc in Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Home sweet home : a case study on persuasive technology to promote usage of an m-health application by elderly living at home

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Nicklas Wei; Richard Blomberg; [2019]
    Keywords : persuasive technology; m-health; mobile user interfaces for the elderly; elderly user experience; PDSA;

    Abstract : Much of the developed world is experiencing an aging population. This requires society to adapt to take care of a growing elderly population and improve their quality of life. Today, mobile systems are available that makes it possible to monitor and improve health (m-health). READ MORE

  4. 4. Designing for Empathy in Elderly Care : Exploration of Opportunities to Deliver Behaviour Change Interventions through mHealth Applications, to Promote Empathic Behaviour in Elderly Home Care Nursing Assistants

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Interaktiva och kognitiva system

    Author : Malin Bergqvist; [2019]
    Keywords : empathy; elderly care; nursing assistants; Behavior Change Wheel; Theoretical Domains Framework; COM-B; digital behavior change interventions; empati; äldreomsorg; undersköterskor; digitala interventioner för beteendeförändring;

    Abstract : Background The Swedish population is ageing quickly and the system for elderly home care is under increasing pressure. Staff turnover is high, nursing assistants are reporting stress, and employers have to recruit staff lacking sufficient experience. These factors are barriers to empathic care, considered essential to patient health outcomes. READ MORE

  5. 5. Image Enhancement & Automatic Detection of Exudates in Diabetic Retinopathy

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för tillämpad signalbehandling

    Author : Vivek Mallampati; [2019]
    Keywords : Exudates; Diabetic Retinopathy; Mahalanobis Distance; Histogram Equalization; Contrast Limited Adaptive Histogram Equalization.;

    Abstract : Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is becoming a global health concern, which causes the loss of vision of most patients with the disease. Due to the vast prevalence of the disease, the automated detection of the DR is needed for quick diagnoses where the progress of the disease is monitored by detection of exudates changes and their classifications in the fundus retina images. READ MORE