Quality of Life and reduce social isolation. The paper focuses on the user requirement process for such a system and how, through prototypes, the requirements were refined prior to the system being developed and subsequently tested.
Brownsell S, Blackburn S and Hawley M (2012) "User requirements for an ICT-based system to provide care, support and information access for older people in the community." Journal of Assistive Technologies. Vol. 6 (1), 5-23 DOI 10.1108/17549451211214328 [subscription required]
We are grateful to our Virtex project partners and the Assisted Living Innovation Platform, part of the UK Technology Strategy Board, for funding the study.
Written by Simon Brownsell