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Informal carers’ experience of assistive technology use in dementia care at home: A systematic review

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Background: Dementia is a health and care priority globally. Caring for persons with dementia is a challenge and can lead to negative psychological, physiological and financial consequences for informal carers. Advances in technology have the potential to assist persons with dementia and their carers, through assistive technology devices such as electronic medication dispensers, robotic devices trackers and motion detectors. However, little is known about carers’ experience and the impact of ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12877-019-1169-0

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
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Author
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Geriatrics Journal website
Volume:
19
Article number:
160
Publication date:
2019-06-14
Acceptance date:
2019-05-22
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EISSN:
1471-2318
Source identifiers:
1007621
Language:
English
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pubs:1007621
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pubs:1007621
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2019-06-05

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