EPIC publications

Read the latest publications and reports on the EPIC eHealth sector in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, in PDF format or linked to external publication websites.

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  • Methods of usability testing in the development of eHealth applications: A scoping review" published in International Journal of Medical Informatics Volume 126, June 2019, Pages 95-104. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2019.03.018 

  • Bradwell HL, Johnson, CW, Lee J,  Winnington R, Thill S, Jones RB (2020). Infection control study of Paro and other companion robot animals for use in care homes: Efficacy of a cleaning procedure. PLOS ONE, 15(8): e0237069. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0237069  
  • Bradwell HL, Winnington R, Thill S and Jones RB (2020). Longitudinal Ethical perceptions towards real-world use of companion robots with older people and people with dementia: survey opinions among younger adults.  BMC Geriatrics, 20, https://doi.org/10.1186/s12877-020-01641-5
  • Bradwell HL, Edwards KJ, Winnington R, Thilll S & Jones RB (2019). Companion robots for older people: importance of user-centred design demonstrated through observations and focus groups comparing preferences of older people and roboticists in South West England. BMJ Open, 9:e032468. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-032468 https://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/9/9/e032468