Patient-centered design: conceptually modeling the health care consumer.

Cynthia LeRouge, Jiao Ma, Gianluca De Leo, Joseph Flaherty

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Traditional information systems (IS) development adopts a systematic approach without necessarily using a specific user model that personalizes the system to one or more user groups. This field study demonstrates the value and application of two user-centered design tools user -- profiles and personas -- as a part of the methodology to develop a smart phone application to assist elderly diabetes patients in self-management of their chronic condition.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1035
Number of pages1
JournalAMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium
StatePublished - 2008
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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