Des repères pour la conception des apps ? [Some Key Steps for App Design]

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Serval ID
serval:BIB_03E2CE7B94CA
Type
Article: article from journal or magazin.
Publication sub-type
Review (review): journal as complete as possible of one specific subject, written based on exhaustive analyses from published work.
Collection
Publications
Institution
Title
Des repères pour la conception des apps ? [Some Key Steps for App Design]
Journal
Sante mentale au Quebec
Author(s)
Khazaal Y., Potvin S., Pennou A., Djomo W., Borgeat F., Lecomte T.
ISSN
1708-3923 (Electronic)
ISSN-L
0383-6320
Publication state
Published
Issued date
2021
Peer-reviewed
Oui
Volume
46
Number
1
Pages
119-134
Language
french
Notes
Publication types: Journal Article ; Review
Publication Status: ppublish
Abstract
Objective To propose some key steps to facilitate the process of creating mental health smartphone applications (apps). Methods Brief presentation of the potential interest of apps and proposition of key steps for the creation of apps. The paper is based on a narrative review, a testimonial experience and some expert works. Results Apps have ubiquitous features that are particularly appealing for the mental health field. Potentially connected to multiple technologies, mobile and available at all times, they allow great design flexibility. In order to increase the chances of effectiveness and good dissemination of a given app, 9 principles could usefully guide the design of apps, in particular a good integration of end users around well-defined target objectives during the entire process of creating such tools. Conclusion The proposed key steps could facilitate the process of creating mental health apps.
Keywords
Humans, Mental Health, Mobile Applications, Technology
Pubmed
Web of science
Create date
12/10/2021 13:55
Last modification date
06/11/2021 6:37
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