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Papers/Notes: Medical Exploration

Tuesday, April 13
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Exploring the Accessibility and Appeal of Surface Computing for Older Adult Health Care Support
Anne Marie Piper, University of California, San Diego, USA
Ross Campbell, University of California, San Diego, USA
James D. Hollan, University of California, San Diego, USA

This paper explores multitouch surface technology with older adults in the context of supporting health care interaction between a doctor and older patient.

Patients, Pacemakers, and Implantable Defibrillators: Human Values and Security for Wireless Implantable Medical Devices
Tamara Denning, University of Washington, USA
Alan Borning, University of Washington, USA
Batya Friedman, University of Washington, USA
Brian Gill, Seattle Pacific University, USA
Tadayoshi Kohno, University of Washington, USA
William H. Maisel, Medical Device Safety Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Harvard Medical School, USA

Presents results of an investigation of patient views and values regarding computer security for implantable cardiac devices with wireless capabilities, and offers design guidelines for future device security systems.

Rehabilitation Centred Design
Madeline Balaam, University of Sussex, UK
Stefan Rennick Egglestone, University of Nottingham, UK
Ann-Marie Hughes, University of Southampton, UK
Thomas Nind, University of Dundee, UK
Anna Wilkinson, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
Eric Harris, University of Sussex, UK
Lesley Axelrod, University of Sussex, UK
Geraldine Fitzpatrick, Vienna Technical University, Austria

Presents a case study of designing interactive technology for post-stroke rehabilitation at home. Highlights complex tensions between designing for rehabilitation (and other possible behaviour-change scenarios) and designing for the user.

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