Paindroid: A Mobile Tool for Pain Visualization and Management

  • Tor-Morten Grønli
  • Gheorghita Ghinea
  • Fotios Spyridonis
  • Jarle Hansen
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8013)


This paper presents a tool that addresses self-management expression of pain, through an Android application based on multimodal and 3D. Our pilot evaluation highlighted a positive attitude towards the usability of PainDroid’s novel functionality, as well as the potential of the application to open up new avenues of patient-clinician interaction with the use of an innovative user experience.


Android Pain Visualization Tablet HCI 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tor-Morten Grønli
    • 1
  • Gheorghita Ghinea
    • 1
    • 2
  • Fotios Spyridonis
    • 2
  • Jarle Hansen
    • 1
  1. 1.The Norwegian School of Information TechnologyOsloNorway
  2. 2.School of Information Systems, Computing and MathematicsBrunel UniversityLondonUnited Kingdom

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