Articles by Susanne Iwarsson

Professor Iwarsson has a PhD in Medical Science, is DHC at Rīga Stradiņš University, Latvia, and reg. Occupational Therapist. She is Director of the Centre for Ageing and Supportive Environments (CASE) and was Coordinator for the innovAge subproject within which the present study was carried out.

Cross-National Usability Study of a Housing Accessibility App: Findings From the European InnovAge Project

Abstract The present usability study concerns an evaluation of an Android based mobile application (app) targeting housing accessibility issues, in a prototype stage for a touch tablet. The objective was to identify and compare elicited usability issues involving senior citizens in two different national contexts: Sweden and Latvia. Applying a problem discovery approach, the study […] [Read More]