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Table 4 Training support elements for system design discovered during the sessions mapped with their targeted factor

From: Co-designing a remote rehabilitation tool for Parkinson’s disease: exploratory values and challenges

Targeted factors

Strategies to implement the element in the system

Independent living

•-The content focuses on holistic rehabilitation of cognitive/physical function based on IADL common activities

Daily access to rehabilitation

•-Mobile-based application available in Android/ iOS, and cheap sensors

•-Sensors/algorithm are capable of monitoring performance and adapting to the user’s performance.

•-Assess performance and deliver reports

•-Sensors are easy to turn on/off and place.

•-Personalization and scheduling of rehabilitation session

Transport and travel

•-Mobile-based application available in Android/ iOS, and cheap sensors

•-Follow the functionalities of the achievements and exercises done (measurements and outcomes)

Disease acceptance

•-Monitoring of achieved goals

•-Engaged personalized exercises, adaptable difficulty levels and customizable music

Cognitive function

•-Cognitive games

Therapy cost

•-Mobile-based application available in android/ iOS, and cheap sensors

Alternative therapies

•-Music therapy-based interventions

Daily follow-up of treatment achievement

•-Reports, measurements, and results for easy follow-up of achievements

IADL support

•-Cognitive/physical exercises


•-Reports, measurements, and outcomes for easy follow up of the achievements

Continuous monitoring

•-Assess performance and deliver reports

Training impact on QoL


•-Goal achievement


•-Possibility to send messages to the professional


•-Music and exercises level

Continuous follow up

•-Assess performance and deliver reports


•-Cheap Sensors

•-Sensors ergonomics

•-Easy to power on/off.

•-Only capture the need information


•-Personalization of level

•-Continuous follow up