Published on in Vol 20, No 8 (2018): August

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/10056, first published .
Abstract Animations for the Communication and Assessment of Pain in Adults: Cross-Sectional Feasibility Study

Abstract Animations for the Communication and Assessment of Pain in Adults: Cross-Sectional Feasibility Study

Abstract Animations for the Communication and Assessment of Pain in Adults: Cross-Sectional Feasibility Study

Charles R Jonassaint 1, MHS, PhD;  Nema Rao 2, MDes;  Alex Sciuto 2, MDes;  Galen E Switzer 3, 4, 5, 6, PhD;  Laura De Castro 7, MHSc, MD;  Gregory J Kato 7, MD;  Jude C Jonassaint 7, RN;  Zakia Hammal 8, PhD;  Nirmish Shah 9, MD;  Ajay Wasan 10, MSc, MD

1 Center for Behavioral Health and Smart Technology, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, US

2 Human-Computer Interaction Institute , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, US

3 Department of Medicine , University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, US

4 Department of Psychiatry , University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, US

5 Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion , Veterans Affairs Pittsburgh Healthcare System, Pittsburgh, PA, US

6 Department of Clinical and Translational Science , University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, US

7 Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism , University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, US

8 The Robotics Institute , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, US

9 Division of Hematology, Department of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC, US

10 Department of Anesthesiology , University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Charles R Jonassaint, MHS, PhD
  • Center for Behavioral Health and Smart Technology
  • Department of Medicine
  • University of Pittsburgh
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  • Email: jonassaintcr@upmc.edu