User Modeling of Disabled Persons for Generating Instructions to Medical First Responders

  • Luca Chittaro
  • Roberto Ranon
  • Luca De Marco
  • Augusto Senerchia
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5535)


To provide personalized health recommendations concerning disabled persons, an adaptive system needs a detailed user model that can account for the peculiar aspects of the many existing disabilities. This paper describes how we built such a user model and illustrates the Web-based system that allows all interested stakeholders to access and provide user model data.


personalized health services user model disabled patients adaptive instructions first responders 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Luca Chittaro
    • 1
  • Roberto Ranon
    • 1
  • Luca De Marco
    • 1
  • Augusto Senerchia
    • 1
  1. 1.HCI LabUniversity of UdineUdineItaly

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