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The installation and support of internationally distributed equipment for people with dementia

IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine

Author: Adlam, T., Faulkner, R., Orpwood, R., Jones, K., Macijauskiene, J., Budraitiene, A.
Type: Journal Article
Year: 2004


This paper describes lessons learned by engineers and researchers assisting people with dementia to evaluate devices designed to support people with dementia at home. Devices were evaluated by people with dementia in their own homes. Looks at installation of cooker monitor and night light.

Further Details

Alt Title: IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed
Publish Dates: Sep
Author Address: Bath Institute of Medical Engineering, Royal United Hospital, Bath BA1 3NG, U.K.
Pages: 253-7
Volume: 8
Issue: 3
ISBN/ISSN: 1089-7771
Accession Number: August, 2013
Research Notes: Electronic copy added 20/08/2013
Keywords: cognitiveolderassistive device
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