Skip to main content

Table 1 Factors of Older Adults’ Technology Adoption ([32], p750)

From: The use of technology in the context of frailty screening and management interventions: a study of stakeholders’ perspectives

Factor Description
Value Perception of usefulness and potential benefit
Usability Perception of user friendliness and ease of learning
Affordability Perception of potential cost savings
Accessibility Knowledge of existence and availability in the market
Technical support Availability and quality of professional assistance throughout use
Social support Support from family, peers and community
Emotion Perception of emotional and psychological benefits
Independence to others Perception of social visibility or how a technology makes them look
Experience Relevance with their prior experiences and interactions
Confidence Empowerment without anxiety or intimidation