Aging  Technology and Health
  • Release Date : 17 March 2018
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Categories : Geriatrics
  • Pages : 318 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 0128112727
  • ISBN 10 : 9780128112724
Score: 4
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Synopsis : Aging Technology and Health written by Richard Pak, published by Academic Press which was released on 17 March 2018. Download Aging Technology and Health Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Aging, Health and Technology takes a problem-centered approach to examine how older adults use technology for health. It examines the many ways in which technology is being used by older adults, focusing on challenges, solutions and perspectives of the older user. Using aging-health technology as a lens, the book examines issues of technology adoption, basic human factors, cognitive aging, mental health, aging and usability, privacy, trust and automation. Each chapter takes a case study approach to summarize lessons learned from unique examples that can be applied to similar projects, while also providing general information about older adults and technology. Discusses human factors design challenges specific to older adults Covers the wide range of health-related uses for technology--from fitness to leading a more engaged life Utilizes a case study approach for practical application Envisions what the future will hold for technology and older adults Employs a roster of interdisciplinary contributors

Technology for Adaptive Aging

Technology for Adaptive Aging

Author : National Research Council,Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Board on Behavioral, Cognitive, and Sensory Sciences,Steering Committee for the Workshop on Technology for Adaptive Aging
Publisher : National Academies Press
Category : Social Science
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