Empirical study of user experience on mobile data collection for chronic low back pain

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Abstract

Design of mobile, personalised healthcare information systems facilitate a paradigm shift in management of chronic conditions. They provide an infrastructure for creating personalised treatment plans that are evidence based. This is especially important in chronic pain, which is a long-term condition and requires self-management by the patient. In this paper, we use a mobile accessible, web based system to collect daily reports on chronic low back pain. Based on this data a pain trajectory is generated to provide a report for patients to track their pain. We present an empirical study exploring the experiences of the participants, the usability, and issues that encompass frequent data collection using such systems in chronic low back pain.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAustralasian Conference on Information Systems 2017, Hobart, Australia
EditorsKai Riemer , Marta Indulska, Virpi Kristiina Tuunainen
Place of PublicationHobart Tas Australia
PublisherAustralasian Conference on Information Systems
Pages1-11
Number of pages11
ISBN (Electronic)9781925646108
ISBN (Print)9781925646092
Publication statusPublished - 4 Dec 2017
EventAustralasian Conference on Information Systems 2017: Data, Knowledge and Decisions - Wrest Point, Hobart, Australia
Duration: 4 Dec 20176 Dec 2017
Conference number: 28th

Conference

ConferenceAustralasian Conference on Information Systems 2017
Abbreviated titleACIS 2017
CountryAustralia
CityHobart
Period4/12/176/12/17

Cite this

Goh, T. Y., Burstein, F., Delir Haghighi, P., Cicuttini, F., & Urquhart, D. M. (2017). Empirical study of user experience on mobile data collection for chronic low back pain. In K. Riemer , M. Indulska, & V. K. Tuunainen (Eds.), Australasian Conference on Information Systems 2017, Hobart, Australia (pp. 1-11). [88] Hobart Tas Australia: Australasian Conference on Information Systems.