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Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI

Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Design for Everyday Life

First International Conference, ITAP 2015, Held as Part of HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015. Proceedings, Part II

Editors: Zhou, Jia, Salvendy, Gavriel (Eds.)

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The two LNCS volume set 9193-9194 constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First International Conference on Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population, ITAP 2015, held as part of the 17th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, HCII 2015, held in Los Angeles, CA, USA, in August 2015, jointly with 15 other thematically conferences. The total of 1462 papers and 246 posters presented at the HCII 2015 conferences were carefully reviewed and selected from 4843 submissions. These papers of the two volume set address as follows: LNCS 9193, Design for Aging (Part I), addressing the following major topics: HCI design and evaluation methods for the elderly; ICT use and acceptance; aging, the web and social media; and the elderly and mobile devices and LNCS 9194, Design for Everyday Life (Part II), addressing the following major topics: health care technologies and services for the elderly; home and work support; smart environment and AAL; and communication, games, and entertainment.

Table of contents (49 chapters)

  • The Role of Health Status in Older Adults’ Perceptions of the Usefulness of eHealth Technology

    Best, Ryan (et al.)

    Pages 3-14

  • The Use of Smartwatches for Health Monitoring in Home-Based Dementia Care

    Boletsis, Costas (et al.)

    Pages 15-26

  • Lack of Development and Usability Descriptions in Evaluation Reports on Online Health Information Tools for Older Patients

    Bolle, Sifra (et al.)

    Pages 27-37

  • Older Users’ Rejection of Mobile Health Apps a Case for a Stand-Alone Device?

    Calero Valdez, André (et al.)

    Pages 38-49

  • Delivering Telemonitoring Care to Digitally Disadvantaged Older Adults: Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) Design Recommendations

    Chen, Hongtu (et al.)

    Pages 50-60

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Softcover $107.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Design for Everyday Life
Book Subtitle
First International Conference, ITAP 2015, Held as Part of HCI International 2015, Los Angeles, CA, USA, August 2-7, 2015. Proceedings, Part II
Editors
  • Jia Zhou
  • Gavriel Salvendy
Series Title
Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI
Series Volume
9194
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-20913-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-20913-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-20912-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIII, 544
Number of Illustrations and Tables
172 b/w illustrations
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