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Digital Health Device Collection

Fitbit Ionic  

Model:   Ionic 2017 release
Manufacturer:   Fitbit, Inc.
Category:   Activity Tracker
Function:   A timepiece offering fitness guidance, health insights, music storage, apps, and more. Monitors sleep stages, resting heart rate, cardio fitness level, and female health.
Compatibility:   iOS, Android, and Windows 10
  • Watch
  • Small and large bands
  • Charging cradle
  • Setup guide
Getting Started:  
Note:   Water resistant to 50 meters.
Loan Policy:  

Device may be checked out by Duke Health & Duke University patrons
for two weeks. Loan can be renewed two times if no other requests
are pending. Extended loans may be available on a case-by-case basis.

Evaluation Plan:  

Researchers who borrow devices will be asked to complete evaluations to
identify the strengths, weakness, and value of the Device Library.

These three short evaluations are related to:

  1. the researcher-generated questions submitted before borrowing the device
  2. the borrowing experience and impact
  3. the long-range impact (sent 6 months after device return)