Sari-Anne Axelsson Wiklund, PhD in Physical Therapy

Best Poster Award

Published: 27 June 2013

At the World Congress of Geriatrics and Gerontology in Seoul Sari-Anne Axelsson Wiklund, Lars Nyberg, Annika Naslund and Anita Melander Wikman won the Best Poster Award for their contribution "Ready to adopt-English older persons' perceptions of psychosocial impact of excisting and future mobile health related ICT applications "

The theme was Digital@geing-A New Horizon for Health Care and Active Ageing and is the largest convention in the elderly, with over 5,000 participants from all continents.

- It's considered the Olympics in earlier research and our contribution "Ready to adopt-English older persons' perceptions of psychosocial impact of excisting and future mobile healthcare related ICT applications" are the results of a survey of older people in the Swedish population, the expected psychosocial impact of mobile health applications.
Attention is encouraging for further research in the area of ​​enabling ICT and older, says Anita Melander Wikman, Lecturer in Physical Therapy.