This article is for researchers and covers the participant experience from A-Z. Resources created specifically for participants are linked in this article.
Before the Study
Getting Your Participants Connected and Set up
Below are two step-by-step onboarding guides. These resources is meant to be shared with participants at the beginning of the study to ensure a successful setup to your project.
1- Participant onboarding guide for projects collecting BOTH Garmin Connect data and Labfront Device (see image below)
2- Participant onboarding guide for projects collecting data from Labfront ONLY (see image below)
Day-to-day Participant Experience
A participant's daily experience collecting data with Labfront will vary depending on which option you have chosen below when setting up your project.
Option 1: Collecting Garmin Connect Data ONLY
If you only collect Garmin Connect data, your participants will only need to open the Garmin Connect app once every few days.
Participant Guide for Option 1
Option 2: + Collecting Garmin Connect + Labfront Companion Physiological Data
If you are collecting physiological data from both the Garmin Connect and Labfront Companion apps, your participants will need to regularly open both apps to allow the physiological data to sync.
Participant Guide for Option 2
Option 3: +Collecting Garmin Connect Data + Labfront's Questionnaire/ Timestamped Task Data
*This option does not include Labfront's physiological data
Participant Guide for Option 3
Option 4: + + Collecting Physiological Data from both Garmin + Labfront apps, AND Collecting Questionnaire/Task Data
Participant Guide for Option 4
Option 5: Collect Physiological and Questionnaire (and/or task data) from Labfront app ONLY
Participant Guide for Option 5
Last updated: February 15, 2022