A context-aware adaptive feedback agent for activity monitoring and coaching

Harm op den Akker, Valerie M. Jones, L.S. Moualed, Hermanus J. Hermens

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    Abstract

    A focus in treatment of chronic diseases is optimizing levels of physical activity. At Roessingh Research and Development, a system was developed, consisting of a Smartphone and an activity sensor, that can measure a patient’s daily activity behavior and provide motivational feedback messages. We are currently looking into ways of increasing the effectiveness of motivational messages that aim to stimulate sustainable behavioral change, by adapting its timing and content to individual patients in their current context of use.
    Original languageUndefined
    Title of host publicationProceedings of the 8th International Conference on Methods and Techniques in Behavioral Research, Measuring Behavior 2012
    Place of PublicationWageningen, the Netherlands
    PublisherNoldus Information Technology bv
    Pages129-132
    Number of pages4
    ISBN (Print)978-90-74821-87-2
    Publication statusPublished - Aug 2012
    EventMeasuring Behavior 2012: 8th International Conference on Methods and Techniques in Behavioral Research - University of Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
    Duration: 28 Aug 201231 Aug 2012
    Conference number: 8
    http://www.measuringbehavior.org/mb2012/

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    PublisherNoldus Information Technology bv

    Conference

    ConferenceMeasuring Behavior 2012
    CountryNetherlands
    CityUtrecht
    Period28/08/1231/08/12
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    Keywords

    • EWI-22578
    • METIS-289797
    • IR-83433

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    op den Akker, H., Jones, V. M., Moualed, L. S., & Hermens, H. J. (2012). A context-aware adaptive feedback agent for activity monitoring and coaching. In Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Methods and Techniques in Behavioral Research, Measuring Behavior 2012 (pp. 129-132). Wageningen, the Netherlands: Noldus Information Technology bv.