Heuristic Evaluation for Interactive Games within Elderly Users

This paper presents the results obtained after performing a number of demonstrations followed by a series of interviews concerning the usage of interactive games as a tool to improve both physical and mental well-being of elderly persons. This study points out the importance of a proper design regarding the usability of video games for the aged to ensure the elderly benefit from such games.
Author
Jaime A. Garcia
Elaine Lawrence
Karla Felix Navarro
Presented At
eTELEMED 2011, The Third International Conference on eHealth, Telemedicine, and Social Medicine
Year
2011
Type
Conference Proceedings