Neonatal intensive care information for parents: An affective approach

Saad Mahamood, Ehud Baruch Reiter, Christopher Stuart Mellish

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Based upon qualitative work done with former Neonatal Intensive Care Unit parents, we propose a potential user model to estimate the level of stress/anxiety that a parent is experiencing and how information given to such parents should be adjusted to meet their informational and emotional needs.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication21st IEEE Symposium on Computer-based Medical Systems
EditorsInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
Number of pages3
ISBN (Electronic)0769531652, 978-0769531656
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2008
Event21st IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems - Jyvaskyla, Finland
Duration: 17 Jun 200819 Jun 2008


Conference21st IEEE International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems


  • neonatal intensive care
  • NICU
  • parents
  • information provision
  • affective computing
  • affective natural language generation

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