Published on in Vol 1, No 2 (2012): Jul-Dec

Usability Study of a Computer-Based Self-Management System for Older Adults with Chronic Diseases

Usability Study of a Computer-Based Self-Management System for Older Adults with Chronic Diseases

Usability Study of a Computer-Based Self-Management System for Older Adults with Chronic Diseases

Authors of this article:

Calvin Or 1 ;   Da Tao 1


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  6. Tao D, Yuan J, Shao F, Li D, Zhou Q, Qu X. Factors Affecting Consumer Acceptance of an Online Health Information Portal Among Young Internet Users. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing 2018;36(11):530 View
  7. Yan M, Or C. A 12-week pilot study of acceptance of a computer-based chronic disease self-monitoring system among patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and/or hypertension. Health Informatics Journal 2019;25(3):828 View
  8. Tao D, Yuan J, Qu X. Presenting self-monitoring test results for consumers: the effects of graphical formats and age. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 2018;25(8):1036 View
  9. Tao D, Yuan J, Qu X. Effects of presentation formats on consumers’ performance and perceptions in the use of personal health records among older and young adults. Patient Education and Counseling 2019;102(3):578 View
  10. Or C, Tao D, Wang H. The effectiveness of the use of consumer health information technology in patients with heart failure: A meta-analysis and narrative review of randomized controlled trials. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare 2017;23(1):155 View
  11. Wildenbos G, Horenberg F, Jaspers M, Peute L, Sent D. How do patients value and prioritize patient portal functionalities and usage factors? A conjoint analysis study with chronically ill patients. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2018;18(1) View
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  13. Moradian S, Krzyzanowska M, Maguire R, Morita P, Kukreti V, Avery J, Liu G, Cafazzo J, Howell D. Usability Evaluation of a Mobile Phone–Based System for Remote Monitoring and Management of Chemotherapy-Related Side Effects in Cancer Patients: Mixed-Methods Study. JMIR Cancer 2018;4(2):e10932 View
  14. Or C, Liu K, So M, Cheung B, Yam L, Tiwari A, Lau Y, Lau T, Hui P, Cheng H, Tan J, Cheung M. Improving Self-Care in Patients With Coexisting Type 2 Diabetes and Hypertension by Technological Surrogate Nursing: Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Medical Internet Research 2020;22(3):e16769 View
  15. Cao H, Zhang Z, Evans R, Dai W, Bi Q, Zhu Z, Shen L. Barriers and Enablers to the Implementation of Intelligent Guidance Systems for Patients in Chinese Tertiary Transfer Hospitals: Usability Evaluation (Preprint). JMIR Medical Informatics 2020 View
  16. Or C, Dohan M, Tan J. Understanding Critical Barriers to Implementing a Clinical Information System in a Nursing Home Through the Lens of a Socio-Technical Perspective. Journal of Medical Systems 2014;38(9) View
  17. Tao D, Fu P, Wang Y, Zhang T, Qu X. Key characteristics in designing massive open online courses (MOOCs) for user acceptance: an application of the extended technology acceptance model. Interactive Learning Environments 2019:1 View
  18. Barley E, Clifton A, Lee G, Norman I, O'Callaghan D, Tierney K, Richards D. The Space From Heart Disease Intervention for People With Cardiovascular Disease and Distress: A Mixed-Methods Study. JMIR Research Protocols 2015;4(3):e81 View
  19. Or C, Tong E, Tan J, Chan S. Exploring Factors Affecting Voluntary Adoption of Electronic Medical Records Among Physicians and Clinical Assistants of Small or Solo Private General Practice Clinics. Journal of Medical Systems 2018;42(7) View
  20. Tao D, Shao F, Wang H, Yan M, Qu X. Integrating usability and social cognitive theories with the technology acceptance model to understand young users’ acceptance of a health information portal. Health Informatics Journal 2020;26(2):1347 View
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  22. Cristancho-Lacroix V, Moulin F, Wrobel J, Batrancourt B, Plichart M, De Rotrou J, Cantegreil-Kallen I, Rigaud A. A Web-Based Program for Informal Caregivers of Persons With Alzheimer’s Disease: An Iterative User-Centered Design. JMIR Research Protocols 2014;3(3):e46 View
  23. Chan K, Leung W, Tiwari A, Or K, Ip P. Using Smartphone-Based Psychoeducation to Reduce Postnatal Depression Among First-Time Mothers: Randomized Controlled Trial. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2019;7(5):e12794 View
  24. Or C, Tao D. A 3-Month Randomized Controlled Pilot Trial of a Patient-Centered, Computer-Based Self-Monitoring System for the Care of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Hypertension. Journal of Medical Systems 2016;40(4) View
  25. Chen T, Or C, Chen J. Effects of technology-supported exercise programs on the knee pain, physical function, and quality of life of individuals with knee osteoarthritis and/or chronic knee pain: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 2021;28(2):414 View
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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Tao D, Chen Q, Yuan J, Liu S, Zhang X, Qu X. Engineering Psychology and Cognitive Ergonomics: Cognition and Design. View
  2. Tao D, Wang T, Tan H, Cai J, Zhang X. Advances in Usability and User Experience. View
  3. Or C, Liu K, Wang H. Handbook of Research on Emerging Perspectives on Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics. View
  4. Tao D, Yuan J, Qu X, Wang T, Chen X. Engineering Psychology and Cognitive Ergonomics. View
  5. . Designing User Interfaces for an Aging Population. View