Technology and Health

Technology and Health: Promoting Attitude and Behavior Change examines how technology can be used to promote healthier attitudes and behavior. The book discusses technology as a tool to deliver media content. This book synthesizes theory-driven research with implications for research and practice. It covers a range of theories and technology in diverse health contexts. The book covers why and how specific technologies, such as virtual reality, augmented reality, mobile games, and social media, are effective in promoting good health. The book additionally suggests how technology should be designed, utilized, and evaluated for health interventions. Includes new technologies to improve both mental and physical health Examines technologies in relation to cognitive change Discusses persuasion as a tool for behavioral and attitudinal changes Provides theoretical frameworks for the effective use of technology

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  • Author : Jihyun Kim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 428 pages
  • ISBN : 0128169591
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Technology and Health

Technology and Health
  • Author : Jihyun Kim,Hayeon Song
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 06 March 2020
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Technology and Health: Promoting Attitude and Behavior Change examines how technology can be used to promote healthier attitudes and behavior. The book discusses technology as a tool to deliver media content. This book synthesizes theory-driven research with implications for research and practice. It covers a range of theories and technology in diverse health contexts. The book covers why and how specific technologies, such as virtual reality, augmented reality, mobile games, and social media, are effective in promoting good health. The

Healthcare and the Effect of Technology: Developments, Challenges and Advancements

Healthcare and the Effect of Technology: Developments, Challenges and Advancements
  • Author : Kabene, St‚fane M.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 March 2010
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"This book examines current developments and challenges in the incorporation of ICT in the health system from the vantage point of patients, providers, and researchers. The authors take an objective, realistic view of the shift that will result for patients, providers, and the healthcare industry in general from the increased use of eHealth services"--Provided by publisher.

Aging, Technology and Health

Aging, Technology and Health
  • Author : Richard Pak,Anne Collins- Mclaughlin
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 March 2018
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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

Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care

Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care
  • Author : Raymond Tong
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 08 August 2018
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Wearable Technology in Medicine and Health Care provides readers with the most current research and information on the clinical and biomedical applications of wearable technology. Wearable devices provide applicability and convenience beyond many other means of technical interface and can include varying applications, such as personal entertainment, social communications and personalized health and fitness. The book covers the rapidly expanding development of wearable systems, thus enabling clinical and medical applications, such as disease management and rehabilitation. Final chapters discuss the

Technology in Physical Activity and Health Promotion

Technology in Physical Activity and Health Promotion
  • Author : Zan Gao
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 08 May 2017
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As technology becomes an ever more prevalent part of everyday life and population-based physical activity programmes seek new ways to increase lifelong engagement with physical activity, so the two have become increasingly linked. This book offers a thorough, critical examination of emerging technologies in physical activity and health, considering technological interventions within the dominant theoretical frameworks, exploring the challenges of integrating technology into physical activity promotion and offering solutions for its implementation. Technology in Physical Activity and Health Promotion occupies

Emotions, Technology, and Health

Emotions, Technology, and Health
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 04 January 2016
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Emotions, Technology, and Health examines how healthcare consumers interact with health technology, how this technology mediates interpersonal interactions, and the effectiveness of technology in gathering health-related information in various situations. The first section discusses the use of technology to monitor patients’ emotional responses to illness and its treatment, as well as the role of technology in meeting the fundamental human need for information. Section Two describes the use of technology in mediating emotions within and between individuals, and addresses the

Technology and Adolescent Health

Technology and Adolescent Health
  • Author : Megan A. Moreno,Andrea J. Hoopes
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 20 March 2020
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Technology and Adolescent Health: In Schools and Beyond discusses how today's adolescents are digital natives, using technology at home and in school to access information, for entertainment, to socialize and do schoolwork. This book summarizes research on how technology use impacts adolescent mental health, sleep, physical activity and eating habits. In addition, it identifies monitoring and screening technology-based tools for use with adolescents.

Health, Technology and Society

Health, Technology and Society
  • Author : Andrew Webster,Sally Wyatt
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 06 July 2020
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This book celebrates and captures examples of the excellent scholarship that Palgrave’s Health, Technology, and Society Series has published since 2006, and reflects on how the field has developed over this time. As a collection of readings drawn from twenty-two books, it is organized around five themes: Innovation, Responsibility, Locus of Care, Knowledge Production, and Regulation and Governance. Structured in this way, the book gives the reader a concise but nonetheless rich guide to the core issues and debates within

Healthcare Technology Management Systems

Healthcare Technology Management Systems
  • Author : Luis Vilcahuamán,Rossana Rivas
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 17 July 2017
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Healthcare Technology Management Systems provides a model for implementing an effective healthcare technology management (HTM) system in hospitals and healthcare provider settings, as well as promoting a new analysis of hospital organization for decision-making regarding technology. Despite healthcare complexity and challenges, current models of management and organization of technology in hospitals still has evolved over those established 40-50 years ago, according to totally different circumstances and technologies available now. The current health context based on new technologies demands working with

Technology and Mental Health

Technology and Mental Health
  • Author : Greg M. Reger
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 October 2020
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Technology and Mental Health provides mental health clinicians with expert, practical, clinical advice on the questions and considerations associated with the adoption of mental health technology tools in the computer age. Increasingly, clinicians want to use technology to provide clients support through smartphones and mobile applications or to reach clients in remote or rural areas. However, using these tools in practice raises many practical and ethical questions. The book explains current technological developments in therapy, including mobile apps, telemental health,

The Changing Economics of Medical Technology

The Changing Economics of Medical Technology
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Committee on Technological Innovation in Medicine
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 01 February 1991
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Americans praise medical technology for saving lives and improving health. Yet, new technology is often cited as a key factor in skyrocketing medical costs. This volume, second in the Medical Innovation at the Crossroads series, examines how economic incentives for innovation are changing and what that means for the future of health care. Up-to-date with a wide variety of examples and case studies, this book explores how payment, patent, and regulatory policies--as well as the involvement of numerous government agencies--affect

The Future of Home Health Care

The Future of Home Health Care
  • Author : National Research Council,Institute of Medicine,Division on Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Forum on Aging, Disability, and Independence
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 04 August 2015
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Individuals with disabilities, chronic conditions, and functional impairments need a range of services and supports to keep living independently. However, there often is not a strong link between medical care provided in the home and the necessary social services and supports for independent living. Home health agencies and others are rising to the challenges of meeting the needs and demands of these populations to stay at home by exploring alternative models of care and payment approaches, the best use of

Everyday Technologies in Healthcare

Everyday Technologies in Healthcare
  • Author : Christopher M. Hayre,Dave Muller,Marcia Scherer
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 23 August 2019
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This book examines the role of everyday technology throughout the life cycle in order to demonstrate the wide acceptance and impact of everyday technology and how it is facilitating both practitioners and patients in contemporary practices. In response, then, this text speaks to a number of audiences. Students writing for undergraduate and postgraduate dissertations/proposals will find the array of works insightful, supported with a vast number of references signposting to key texts. For academics, practitioners and prospective researchers this

Technology and Adolescent Mental Health

Technology and Adolescent Mental Health
  • Author : Megan A. Moreno,Ana Radovic
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 01 March 2018
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This comprehensive book provides a framework for healthcare providers working with the dual challenges and opportunities presented by the intersection of mental health and technology. Technology and Adolescent Mental Health provides recent, evidence-based approaches that are applicable to clinical practice and adolescent care, with each chapter including a patient case illustrating key components of the chapter contents. Early chapters address the epidemiology of mental health, while the second section of the book deals with how both offline and online worlds