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Sleep diaries are records of individual's sleep and wake times, extending over a period of several days up to several weeks. Sleep diaries are often used to support the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders though the emergence of self-tracking technologies also makes them interesting for intrinsically motivated individuals who wish to gain insight into their sleep patterns and related influences. This paper introduces Hypnos, a digital sleep diary, and a user study aimed to its usability and the resulting user experience. The study involved eighteen participants without a diagnosed sleep disorder for a period of ten days. Overall Hypnos was found useful and usable which supports its application in practice, but it is advisable to make the user experience more attractive, stimulating and innovative in order to also make the self-tracking more intrinsically motivating.
|Title of host publication||HEALTHINF 2019 - 12th International Conference on Health Informatics, Proceedings; Part of 12th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies, BIOSTEC 2019|
|Editors||Roman Moucek, Ana Fred, Hugo Gamboa|
|Publisher||SciTePress Digital Library|
|Number of pages||10|
|Publication status||Published - 2019|
|Event||12th International Conference on Health Informatics, HEALTHINF 2019 - Part of 12th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies, BIOSTEC 2019 - Prague, Czech Republic|
Duration: 22 Feb 2019 → 24 Feb 2019
|Conference||12th International Conference on Health Informatics, HEALTHINF 2019 - Part of 12th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies, BIOSTEC 2019|
|Period||22/02/19 → 24/02/19|
- Digital Sleep Diary
- User Experience
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KIC Healthbed 2018
Markopoulos, P., Vacaretu, T. & Schoumacher, J.
1/01/18 → 31/12/18
Project: Research direct
Merel M. van Gilst (Content manager) & M.B. (Beatrijs) van der Hout-van der Jagt (Content manager)
Impact: Research Topic/Theme (at group level)