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Characteristics of the Elderly that Influence the Efficient Provision of Healthcare Web Services
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  • Journal title : International Journal of Contents
  • Volume 12, Issue 1,  2016, pp.14-24
  • Publisher : The Korea Contents Association
  • DOI : 10.5392/IJoC.2016.12.1.014
 Title & Authors
Characteristics of the Elderly that Influence the Efficient Provision of Healthcare Web Services
Jung, Eun-Young; Kang, Hyung-Wook; Park, Dong-Kyun;
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This study surveyed the variables associated with tailored user interfaces (UIs) to identify and apply to. healthcare web services. A total of 308 elderly people of age 50 and above), living in Incheon, South Korea, were surveyed through one-on-one interviews. The survey results of these 300 subjects were analyzed and used to demonstrate that younger subjects higher EQ-5D and TAM indices. The technology acceptance model showed the greatest effect on the perceived need for web services.
User Interface;Active Aging;Healthcare;Web Service;Senior;
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