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Improving integrated care for frail elderly patients throught ict – the veneto region experience

Stefano Gris, Erika Sampognaro, Antonella Forestiero, Claudio Saccavini, Silvia Mancin
2017 International Journal of Integrated Care  
been wasted. 2 Gris; Improving integrated care for frail elderly patients throught ict -the veneto region experience The positive impact in our organization spurs the willingness to maintain and develop  ...  The new model implementation is expected to improve the quality of the chronic patient's life.  ... 
doi:10.5334/ijic.3840 fatcat:fvsvv2acj5ailatsqdfrmzcidq


2020 Architecture Civil Engineering Environment  
The aim of conducted research was to indicate the main strategies and use ICT as a contribution to the quality of life of the elderly.  ...  Therefore, the concept of Smart City offers the elderly residents many options to compensate for psychophysical dysfunctions and related with them limitations in social life, however, it demands parallel  ...  Such a perspective has allowed us to generate many innovative products and services that measurably improve the quality of life of the elderly.  ... 
doi:10.21307/acee-2020-015 fatcat:xx2673dybbf4ze7gzfu2hrvqse

Ethical Use of Web-based Welfare Technology for Caring Elderly People Who Live Alone in Korea: A Case Study

Soyun Choi, Kyungsook Kim, Chayapol Kamyod, Cheong Ghil Kim
2022 Journal of Web Engineering  
This study examined ethical ways to use welfare technology in a situation where the demand for non-face-to-face welfare services using Cloud based healthcare systems had increased rapidly in caring for  ...  elderly people who live alone.  ...  Acknowledgments This work was supported by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Korea and the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF-2021R1I1A4A01049755).  ... 
doi:10.13052/jwe1540-9589.21410 fatcat:kqwvnlnibzejremv4jr4hsosau

Information and communication technology-based innovations for aging healthcare: a literature review

Shah Jahan Miah
2014 International Journal of Computers in Healthcare  
A cloud computing-based innovation shows promise to develop an effective information delivery approach to provide benefits, both for service providers and the elderly population, needing to deliver and  ...  However, most of the innovations focus only on user side demands and omit the service providers' dynamic demands for information delivery.  ...  In healthcare research, ICT has become an established way for aging community in the development of infrastructure, lifelines, communications and improvement of the richness of daily life.  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijcih.2014.065810 fatcat:2364waw7i5emnaxbkgdzscerk4

Sectoral development of ICT for care

Guher Can Vural, Hatice Reyhan Ozgobek
2017 Pressacademia  
Because of disability and or aging or illness people need long term care services in specific part of their life. Health and social care burden is increasing day by day in the world and our country.  ...  In Turkey, there are techno-parks and entrepreneurs that work in ICT for care. Nowadays, little part of consumers use ICT for care in home care services&mobile health care.  ...  Within the scope of these activities, this platform will be named as "ICT Platform for Care Services", where the NGOs convey their needs about elderly services to entrepreneurs.  ... 
doi:10.17261/pressacademia.2017.556 fatcat:dtsa3fq335gynn4ejzy2hhincy

Population Aging in the European Information Societies: Towards a Comprehensive Research Agenda in eHealth Innovations for Elderly

Mihaela Vancea, Jordi Solé-Casals
2016 Aging and Disease  
The authours attempt to propose a research agenda, by exposing various strengts and weaknesses of eHealth innovations for elderly, mainly grounded in secondary sources analysis.  ...  This article examines the potentialities of new informatics developments in generating solutions to better address elderly people's daily-life, especially those with chronic illness and/or low autonomy  ...  Acknowledgements This work was supported by the European Union through the SEACW project (ICT-PSP-2012), and by the University of Vic -Central University of Catalonia under the grant R0947.  ... 
doi:10.14336/ad.2015.1214 pmid:27493837 pmcid:PMC4963195 fatcat:e3glstglvzhxtodpdnswx4hduy

Elderly & ICT: a need and urgency for an effective info-inclusion [chapter]

Henrique Teixeira Gil
2013 Promoting conscious and active learning and aging: how to face current and future challenges?  
It is the aim of this article to discuss the main initiatives carried on and present the main obstacles, advantages, and some clues for the near future for the use of ICT by elderly people.  ...  It is consensual that ICT will promote a better quality of life so the elderly will benefit from it in order to promote an adequate active aging.  ...  Improving ICT access for people with disabilities and the elderly is particularly important(European Commission, 2007).  ... 
doi:10.14195/978-989-26-0732-0_11 fatcat:ntr4risbkzd3fchjt5twx4svz4

How network operators can enhance Ambient Assisted Living applications through Next Generation Networks

Pedro A. Moreno, M. Elena Hernando, Alberto Hernández, Francisco González, Antoine de Poorter, Enrique J. Gómez
2013 Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Smart Environments  
In order to achieve this objective, the Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) initiative proposes ICT systems and services to promote autonomy and an independent life among the elderly.  ...  Within the technological framework of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), consumers are currently requesting multimedia services with simplicity of use, reliability, security and service  ...  Its main objective is to foster innovative ICT-based products, services and systems for ageing well at home, in the community, and at work, therefore improving the quality of life, autonomy, participation  ... 
doi:10.3233/ais-130198 fatcat:vf5rsdmoefespaedvpazao4nx4

Improving the management of potentially predictable hospital readmissions of the elderly and their quality of life through new icts

Francisco Ródenas, Jorge Garcés, Ascensión Doñate
2013 Ariadna  
This user-friendly technology is aimed at improving the quality of life of the elderly, to reinforce their social inclusion and to make possible they live for a longer period of time with independence  ...  aimed at identifying patients at risk of hospital readmissions or repeated use of health resources; and 2) new icts at elderly homes to improve and monitor their quality of life.  ...  of hospital readmissions or repeated use of health resources; and 2) new icts at elderly homes to improve and monitor their quality of life.  ... 
doi:10.6035/ariadna.2013.1.14 fatcat:yrhtsfqgojejnnttliuxavk4vu

Breaking the Silence: ICT and the Elderly in Malaysia

Normaliza Abd Rahim, Arbaie Sujud, Zaitul Azma Zainon Hamzah, Che Ibrahim Salleh
2008 The Journal of the World Universities Forum  
With the emergence of ICT in Malaysia, the country is improving rapidly. Malaysia which was once mainly dependent on agriculture has moved its focus to manufacturing and information services.  ...  Here, the elderly will not be neglected and hence we do hope that ICT would continue to bring greater benefits to the Malaysians, in the future.  ...  better care and quality of life for this group of people.  ... 
doi:10.18848/1835-2030/cgp/v01i02/56773 fatcat:s23ishjz5be5raizgsbt6ticqu

Economic analyses for ICT in elderly healthcare: questions and challenges

Vivian Vimarlund, Nils-Göran Olve
2005 Health Informatics Journal  
The options for elderly care will often have to transcend organization boundaries, as the point of many ICT initiatives now being discussed is to make healthcare institutions, home care, and self-administered  ...  Elderly healthcare is a likely arena for extensive change in years to come, and information and communication technology (ICT) will be an important enabler of such change.  ...  Acknowledgement The Swedish Board for Technical and Industrial Development VINNOVA supported this work.  ... 
doi:10.1177/1460458205058758 fatcat:a2djcbctyngqfkn2d3gsed72au

ICT services features to support intrinsic value activities for productive ageing

Norisan Abd Karim, Haryani Haron, Wan Adilah Wan Adnan
2020 Indonesian Journal of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science  
Given the advances made in ICT services that have been widely used, elderlies need to be equipped with the knowledge in using the services.  ...  The lack of ICT usage among elderlies is because of the low motivation to use the ICT applications.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors would like to thank to the Research Management Institute, Universiti Teknologi MARA for the research support, their valuable support and input to this research.  ... 
doi:10.11591/ijeecs.v17.i2.pp1096-1103 fatcat:hygx65m7qjfvda5rtgmkdltjea

Implementing Best Evidence-Based Practice into Ambient Assisted Living Solutions: From User Outcome Research to Best Social Practices [chapter]

Gerard Nguyen, Bruno Colin, Dominique Lemoult, François Sigwald, Daniel Thiollier, Alain Krivitzky
2015 Ambient Assisted Living  
Information and communication technology (ICT) solutions aim to improve health care providers, professional and informal carers, decision makers, and all stakeholders in the field of elderly care.  ...  At present, new technology may enter directly into the people care service without evaluation and without the evidence-based approach.  ...  The ambition of all ICT in the elderly is, besides the economical development of ICT solutions, services, tools, or equipment, an improvement of some global health indicators and the quality of life of  ... 
doi:10.1201/b18520-7 fatcat:dnuyhrfjefd4tmvbk6q23qtdei

MindGym Strategies for Elderly People

Marjan Gusev, Sasko Ristov, Jurij Tasic, Darja Rudan Tasic, Shushma Patel, Dilip Patel
2015 Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Ageing Well and e-Health  
MindGym approach aims at providing an interoperable, independent living ICT solution to improve the quality of life of older people in their home or community environment.  ...  The concept is to develop such a solution that will enable elderly to stay active, mobile and independent for longer, keeping them in a good mental shape.  ...  Also, the MindGym concept improves the accessibility of ICT communication solutions for the elderly population by developing the video-communication system adapted to the abilities and habits of elderly  ... 
doi:10.5220/0005483503190324 dblp:conf/ict4ageingwell/GusevRTTPP15 fatcat:oxnkro2jxveyfe3lz2vukopazy

Development of e-Health Services and Integrated/Coordinated Cares

Dominga Salerno
2015 International Journal of Integrated Care  
The elderly and frail citizens with chronic diseases are raising in all countries.  ...  This work represent a pragmatic approach to re-designing community-based services following community hospital closure.  ...  quality of life for elderly patients with multi-morbidity and their caregivers.  ... 
doi:10.5334/ijic.2144 fatcat:qjbqkgtwtfampl3ssenrfiet5e
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