The overall goal of this project is to establish knowledge of how welfare technology and new service can stimulate people with COPD to independent and permanent physical activity. The project will form the bases for a main project with aim to improve functions, tolerance to effort, independence and quality of life, as well as postpone the development of the disease for people with COPD.
- Identify insights about user needs (barriers, preferences and requirements related to physical activity and welfare technology) for people with COPD in the home.
- Identify insights about possible applicable welfare technology for people with COPD related to physical activity in the home.
- Suggestions for a new service, which includes the use of welfare technology, which can help people with COPD to proper, independent and permanent physical activity.