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COGNIC - A Mobile Device Application Used for Cognitive Stimulation in Older People with Dementia

Antônio Augusto de Faria Guimarães Melo Pertence, Rosilane Ribeiro da Mota, Luciana de Oliveira Assis
2021 Abakós  
who provide care for older people with a diagnosis of mild to moderate dementia due to Alzheimer's disease.  ...  Dementia is characterized by marked cognitive impairment and is a prevalent mental illness among older people.  ...  Table 1 indicates the established guidelines for the development of applications for older people with dementia.  ... 
doi:10.5752/p.2316-9451.2021v9n1p26-42 fatcat:izz3kp2ie5cjfdt2jylea6rts4

The Internet of Things for Dementia Care

Shirin Enshaeifar, Payam Barnaghi, Severin Skillman, Andreas Markides, Tarek Elsaleh, Sahr Thomas Acton, Ramin Nilforooshan, Helen Rostill
2018 IEEE Internet Computing  
We discuss the technical design of TIHM and explain why user-centred and human-experience should be an integral part of the technological design.  ...  The information is monitored around the clock by a group of healthcare practitioners who take appropriate decisions according to the collected data and generated notifications.  ...  CONCLUSIONS It is estimated that there will be one million people with dementia in the UK by 2025 [1].  ... 
doi:10.1109/mic.2018.112102418 fatcat:eay2ctamqbaobbfgvquwxwqcm4

Requirements guideline of assistive technology for people suffering from dementia

Jaakko Hyry, Goshiro Yamamoto, Petri Pulli
2011 Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Applied Sciences in Biomedical and Communication Technologies - ISABEL '11  
An improved user interface (UI) is proposed for people suffering from dementia, as well as the need to implement separate teleassistance functionality for the informal and formal caretakers.  ...  This paper presents valid concerns on current status of elderly population suffering from dementia, why societies should focus more attention in helping them and how this could impact healthcare and social  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This research has been a part of Academy of Finland funded Value Creation in Smart Living Environments for Senior Citizens (VESC) project.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2093698.2093737 dblp:conf/isabel/HyryYP11 fatcat:nc7inygyl5errfstmp7cv5c7xa

Designing a gamified social platform for people living with dementia and their live-in family caregivers

Alexandros T. Tzallas, Nikolaos Katertsidis, Konstantinos Glykos, Sofia Segkouli, Konstantinos Votis, Dimitrios Tzovaras, Cristian Barrué, Ioannis Paliokas, Ulises Cortés
2018 Proceedings of the 11th PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments Conference on - PETRA '18  
 In the current paper, a social gamified platform for people living with dementia and their live-in family caregivers, integrating a broader diagnostic approach and interactive interventions is presented  ...  ACM ISBN 978-1-4503-0000-0/18/04 https://doi.org/10.1145/1234567890 and contexts in order to improve platform usability, and provide adaptive and intuitive User Interfaces with high accessibility.  ...  The C-MMD user interface (UI) adapts to each user's health conditions and preferences.  ... 
doi:10.1145/3197768.3201560 dblp:conf/petra/TzallasKGSVTBPC18 fatcat:at7gy5usuvairhwnm3w5pespia

Conversational Affective Social Robots for Ageing and Dementia Support

Maria R. Lima, Maitreyee Wairagkar, Manish Gupta, Ferdinando Rodriguez y Baena, Payam Barnaghi, David J. Sharp, Ravi Vaidyanathan
2021 IEEE Transactions on Cognitive and Developmental Systems  
Therefore, SAR with conversational interfaces hold promise to provide home-based cognitive support to older people with and without dementia [32] .  ...  Socially assistive robots (SAR) hold significant potential to assist older adults and people with dementia in human engagement and clinical contexts by supporting mental health and independence at home  ...  The COVID-19 outbreak has spurred greater interest in the use of voice interfaces as a tool for remote healthcare delivery and support of high-risk populations, such as seniors and people living with dementia  ... 
doi:10.1109/tcds.2021.3115228 fatcat:7zkfbl3hwrc45mnv2z23rowe6e

Salutogenesis: A new paradigm for pervasive computing in healthcare environments?

Cathy Dalton, Kevin McCartney
2011 Proceedings of the 5th International ICST Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare  
Residential care for elderly people cannot disregard provision for people with cognitive impairment in the form of dementia, most frequently Alzheimer's disease.  ...  There is an identified need for such research, specifically for an elderly user-group with dementia, preferably involving inputs from potential end-users [12] . II.  ... 
doi:10.4108/icst.pervasivehealth.2011.246064 dblp:conf/ph/DaltonM11 fatcat:tma2qvt265cftb6cagqtudcpbe

Visualization of data for ambient assisted living services

Maurice Mulvenna, William Carswell, Paul Mccullagh, Juan Augusto, Huiru Zheng, Paul Jeffers, Haiying Wang, Suzanne Martin
2011 IEEE Communications Magazine  
Such services could include, for example, activity reminders for people with mild dementia, or medication reminders for people complying with complex medication regimes.  ...  In order to illustrate the issues, current work on nighttime AAL services for people with dementia is described.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT We would like to acknowledge the support of the carers and people with dementia in Northern Ireland who contribute to the work of the Nocturnal project, which is supported by the United  ... 
doi:10.1109/mcom.2011.5681023 fatcat:hp6zr3yjlzdelkasfvsbfvb2xi

Recommendations for the use of Serious Games in people with Alzheimer's Disease, related disorders and frailty

Philippe H. Robert, Alexandra König, Hélene Amieva, Sandrine Andrieu, François Bremond, Roger Bullock, Mathieu Ceccaldi, Bruno Dubois, Serge Gauthier, Paul-Ariel Kenigsberg, Stéphane Nave, Jean M. Orgogozo (+6 others)
2014 Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience  
These are digital applications specially adapted for purposes other than entertaining; such as rehabilitation, training and education.  ...  The aim of this paper is to systematically analyze the Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats (SWOT) of employing SG with patients with ADRD in order to provide practical recommendations for  ...  Strengths Interface adapted to the user. In the context of SG it is possible to create game interfaces adapted to the users' capacities and interests.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fnagi.2014.00054 pmid:24715864 pmcid:PMC3970032 fatcat:tawam4olefhjdlq6lbh33rtkue

Proceedings of Designing Self-care for Everyday Life. Workshop in conjunction with NordiCHI 2014, 27th October

Nervo Verdezoto, Francisco Nunes, Erik Grönvall, Geraldine Fitzpatrick, Cristiano Storni, Morten Kyng
2014 DAIMI Report Series  
People in such conditions, and the people around them, have to, for example: deal with symptoms, adapt to the resulting disability, manage emotions, and change habits to keep the condition under control  ...  Our discussions were driven by the experience of two people living with Parkinson's that participated in our workshop.  ...  Information interfaces and presentation (e.g., HCI): Miscellaneous ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We would like to thank our clients, the municipality of Arnhem, and ZZG for their problem setting, and active participation  ... 
doi:10.7146/dpb.v41i597.20665 fatcat:x7rv36hfczdcfenlblleq7dp34

Grounded Theory for the Design of Mobile User Interfaces-Based on Space Retrieval Therapy

Kholoud Abdulrahman Aljedaani, Reem Abdulaziz Alnanih
2021 International Journal of Interactive Mobile Technologies  
This paper proposes a design for a mobile application with an adaptive user interface for Alzheimer's patients based on an elderly model developed using grounded theory.  ...  The prototype for the proposed model was designed and developed considering the default user interfaces and the adaptive user interfaces. A test was conducted with 15 elderly Arab users.  ...  The global estimation for the peoples whom living with dementia is 47.5 million people [11] . The statistics expected that the number of patients will double every 20 years.  ... 
doi:10.3991/ijim.v15i12.21487 fatcat:lkoddu2svjaojlhtyxa5p7osoy

Connectivity for Healthcare and Well-Being Management: Examples from Six European Projects

Maged Kamel Boulos, Ricardo Castellot Lou, Athanasios Anastasiou, Chris Nugent, Jan Alexandersson, Gottfried Zimmermann, Ulises Cortes, Roberto Casas
2009 International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health  
the people cared for happen to be.  ...  their families, friends and healthcare providers, who can then respond to, and prevent, the development of adverse health conditions in those they care for in a timely manner, wherever the carers and  ...  The objective of the project is to develop a user-validated, cognitive prosthetic device and associated services for elderly people with mild dementia.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijerph6071947 pmid:19742164 pmcid:PMC2738891 fatcat:sck2qmzxlvh2hpz2si4mrajx2e

Pervasive assistive technology for people with dementia: a UCD case

Julia Rosemary Thorpe, Kristoffer V.H. Rønn-Andersen, Paulina Bień, Ali Gürcan Özkil, Birgitte Hysse Forchhammer, Anja M. Maier
2016 Healthcare technology letters  
Smart mobile and wearable technology offers exciting opportunities to support people with dementia (PwD).  ...  These contribute toward UCD practices for improved smart, pervasive AT for dementia.  ...  While assistive technology (AT) could potentially support people with dementia (PwD), it is highly fragmented with very low adoption in practice.  ... 
doi:10.1049/htl.2016.0057 pmid:28008366 pmcid:PMC5168821 fatcat:y36cipfjsnacpkusas23mjmsia

Framework for developing applications for remote monitoring of people with dementia

Carolina Nogueira, Frederico M. Bublitz, Hyggo O. de Almeida, Kyller Costa Gorgonio, Angelo Perkusich
2013 2013 IEEE 9th International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob)  
In this work, we propose a framework to support the development of applications to monitor people with Dementia based on a pervasive computing infrastructure, using sensors and mobile devices.  ...  To overcome this challenge, it is necessary to reduce the need for physical presence of a caregiver, still providing a constant monitoring.  ...  CONCLUSIONS We presented a framework that supports the development of applications for remote monitoring and assistance of people with Dementia.  ... 
doi:10.1109/wimob.2013.6673375 dblp:conf/wimob/NogueiraBAGP13 fatcat:25iw2k7iezbtnafutsmshakw7m

NavMem Explorer: An Orientation Aid for People with Mild Cognitive Impairments

Benjamin Poppinga, Wilko Heuten, Susanne Boll
2014 Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Pervasive Computing Technologies for Healthcare  
In this paper, we present our current status on the development of NavMem Explorer, an orientation aid for people with mild cognitive impairments (MCI).  ...  People with cognitive impairments frequently loose orientation when navigating outdoors.  ...  Lindsay et al. supported many of these findings and presented a participatory design method tailored for people with dementia [4] .  ... 
doi:10.4108/icst.pervasivehealth.2014.255195 dblp:conf/ph/PoppingaHB14 fatcat:vbwekpk4xren5g4ueb4i3x6e2q

A novel educational prescription web-based application to support education for caregivers of people living with dementia: Development and usability study with clinicians (Preprint)

Anthony J Levinson, John Bousfield, William Douglas, Stephanie Ayers, Richard Sztramko
2020 JMIR Human Factors  
Initial user testing used task completion and the "think aloud" technique with a small sample of representative clinicians who work with people living with dementia and family/friend caregivers.  ...  Study findings indicate a generally positive response for the usability of a web-based application for clinicians to prescribe dementia education to family/friend caregivers.  ...  Acknowledgments The authors would like to thank all healthcare providers who participated in this project for their time, and helpful recommendations for application improvement.  ... 
doi:10.2196/23904 pmid:33275103 fatcat:krhc32xlpnbtjf4hmbkuix4ceq
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