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Narrative review of home care for palliative patients in general practice

Lyubima Despotova-Toleva, Nina Toleva-Nowak
2021 Annals of Palliative Medicine  
The authors present some aspects of the home-based care while focusing on some problems and challenges, and making comparison with some specific issues for palliative home-care.  ...  As the home is the natural place of illness, general practitioners (GPs) should be prepared and involved in the palliative care spectrum of activities.  ...  For the patients, their families and the society it could be achieved by home-based palliative care, moreover at cost, lower than other healthcare options (30) .  ... 
doi:10.21037/apm-2021-01 pmid:34118861 fatcat:kzwaicxtu5aq5ijadrjwx6hbjy

A Systematic Review of Home-Setting Psychoeducation Interventions for Behavioral Changes in Dementia: Some Lessons for the COVID-19 Pandemic and Post-Pandemic Assistance

Gilberto Sousa Alves, Maria Eduarda Casali, André Barciela Veras, Carolina Gomes Carrilho, Eriko Bruno Costa, Valeska Marinho Rodrigues, Marcia Cristina Nascimento Dourado
2020 Frontiers in Psychiatry  
in home-setting scenarios. a comprehensive systematic review of useful interventions for easing the BPSD burden in patients with dementia (PwD) and their caregivers in the context of COVID-19 quarantine  ...  Impacts of social isolation measures imposed by COVID-19 Pandemic on mental health and quality of life of older adults living with dementia and their caregivers remain unexplored.  ...  SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIAL The Supplementary Material for this article can be found online at: 577871/full#supplementary-material  ... 
doi:10.3389/fpsyt.2020.577871 pmid:33132937 pmcid:PMC7550734 fatcat:efxltodsuvbglbi7mgd5wvujw4

Cost Analysis of In-Home Telerehabilitation for Post-Knee Arthroplasty

Michel Tousignant, Hélène Moffet, Sylvie Nadeau, Chantal Mérette, Patrick Boissy, Hélène Corriveau, François Marquis, François Cabana, Pierre Ranger, Étienne L Belzile, Ronald Dimentberg
2015 Journal of Medical Internet Research  
The report includes narratives with personal accounts of the experiences of people with disabilities. Many people provided a narrative but not all could be included in the report.  ...  A Chinese study of caregivers of stroke survivors found a need for information about recovery and stroke prevention, and for training in moving and handling (92) .  ...  Support for informal caregivers Informal care will continue to be important for people with disabilities (155) .  ... 
doi:10.2196/jmir.3844 pmid:25840501 pmcid:PMC4397389 fatcat:n2ovgfkwxncebjov7snchdtptu

A Brief Review on Multimedia-Based Health Education Applications: Current Trend and Future Potential

Pei Lin Lua, Nor Khaira Wahida Khairuzzaman
2014 Education in Medicine Journal  
Eligible articles included any usage of multimedia intervention as health information delivery for patients or caregivers. No restriction for publication date was set to permit a wider capture.  ...  However, due to still limited scientific evidence to support its value, further multimedia-based interventions should be developed out of the need to share information and knowledge among patients as well  ...  for their support and guidance.  ... 
doi:10.5959/eimj.v6i4.310 fatcat:l2iifyca4rhnfonijdo327kpua

The Future E-Living for Elderly: The Use of Remote Controlled Devices

Sanches Lam, Winnie Chung
2010 International Journal of Online Engineering (iJOE)  
Four major themes emerged as important for older adults to age in place: safety and independence, social interaction, use of technology in the past, and the desire for support.  ...  This research study is to explore attitudes, opinions, and preferences of older adults concerning the use of online technology to support and extend their ability to "ageing in place."  ...  This is something that could be addressed both at Central government level and also at the local NGOs level through support for information exchange and other accompanying measures to develop and disseminate  ... 
doi:10.3991/ijoe.v6i1.1179 fatcat:qa5ytr33x5ctzjx5bx76z5q55a

Sustainable Technologies for Older Adults

Jorge Morato, Sonia Sanchez-Cuadrado, Ana Iglesias, Adrián Campillo, Carmen Fernández-Panadero
2021 Sustainability  
the sustainability of the healthcare system.  ...  It also looks at lines of research into transversal characteristics of technology.  ...  Carretero [43] demonstrated the benefits of employing ICT-based services for informal caregivers and attendants, in terms of sustainability and savings for the care system.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13158465 fatcat:qnhum6dnmzdclmks2ckfdkhtzi

Questionnaire development and validation for designing a health telemonitoring system for frail elderly people

Ahmadreza Shamsabadi, Ahmad Delbari, Ahmad Siar Sadr, Esmaeil Mehraeen, Niloofar Mohammadzadeh, Sharareh R. Niakan Kalhori
2019 Digital Health  
for frail elderly people living at home.  ...  The statistical population was 15 geriatric and gerontology professionals and 15 health information management experts.  ...  This questionnaire could be used by healthcare system designers to determine the usages and requirements of health telemonitoring systems for frail elderly people living at home.  ... 
doi:10.1177/2055207619838940 pmid:30944727 pmcid:PMC6437328 fatcat:2ncqfcywgrfmpd4yrodusspbgu

An Integrated of Persuasiveness in Healthcare Model for General Wellness

Muhammad Najib Ali
Program for elderly and/or their family.  ...  For example German promoting disease management programs (DMPs) and PHMs model of European Community Health Monitoring (EUPHIX) were conventional model whereas Australia, Malaysia and most of Asean countries  ...  aspect including psychological and psychosocial support, holistic implication on physical, mental and spiritual to elderly, producing  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.15112314.v1 fatcat:frfahwke7fesrcjxl5jn7sogn4

Progress in ambient assisted systems for independent living by the elderly

Riyad Al-Shaqi, Monjur Mourshed, Yacine Rezgui
2016 SpringerPlus  
Personal care of the elderly is of concern to their relatives, in case they are alone in their homes and unforeseen circumstances occur, affecting their wellbeing.  ...  There is a distinct lack of strong supporting clinical evidence from the implemented technologies.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors wishes to express their gratitude to the Saudi Culture Office in London for financial support to carry this research work as a part of a Ph.D. program of the first author.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s40064-016-2272-8 pmid:27330890 pmcid:PMC4870543 fatcat:lryotqkhsfbczggsjxjtxsi3a4

Connecting the Dots between Social Care and Healthcare for the Sustainability Development of Older Adult in Asia: A Scoping Review

Khadijah Alavi, Rosnah Sutan, Suzana Shahar, Mohd Rizal Abdul Manaf, Mohd Hasni Jaafar, Khairul Nizam Abdul Maulud, Zaini Embong, Kamarul Baraini Keliwon, Ruzian Markom
2022 Sustainability  
This article provides an overview of the evidence gap between social care and healthcare through a scoping review.  ...  Only twelve articles were used for result generation. The majority highlights the constraint on financial support, issues related to culture, human resource competency and community participation.  ...  healthcare utilization, improved patient health, and improved patient and experience) caregiver Realist review Period: January 1980 and July 2015 • Integrated care programs for older adults Information  ... 
doi:10.3390/su14052573 fatcat:wgq2slgb7vbrfnhdzsubjcnguu


2018 Human Technology: An Interdisciplinary Journal on Humans in ICT Environments  
At the same time, the elderly also use ICTs for entertainment, information, and to communicate with their friends in an intragenerational perspective .  ...  system for people who are living at home alone Marcelino et al. 2016 Portugal Information communication technology (ICT) Nguyen et al. 2017 USA Computer and internet for health information  ...  Many thanks go to social workers and researchers: Josep Ranchal from Vilanova Social Services, Rebeca Cabrero and Oscar Mercader, as well as to our colleagues at the SoCaTel project.  ... 
doi:10.17011/ht/urn.201811224832 fatcat:tjn2jtfh4jhj3haqseoymofmru

Satisfaction with Health Care Interventions among Community Dwelling People with Cognitive Disorders and Their Informal Caregivers—A Systematic Review

Agneta Malmgren Fänge, Björg Thordardottir, Metuge Ankhesnamon Ya-Nyonge, Connie Lethin
2020 Healthcare  
Informal caregivers have a leading role when implementing health care services for people with cognitive disorders living at home.  ...  This study aims to examine the current evidence for interventions with dual satisfaction with health care services for people with cognitive disorders and their caregivers.  ...  Acknowledgments: This study was conducted within the context of the Centre for Ageing and Supportive Environments (CASE) at Lund University.  ... 
doi:10.3390/healthcare8030240 pmid:32751259 pmcid:PMC7551121 fatcat:gdjitawyejcm7d5lyqhnwm5lpq


2016 The gerontologist  
For Young Caregivers, Everything, Natalie Pope, Paula Baldwin • International Perspectives on the Impact of Informal Caregiving in Different Subgroups of Caregivers, Kyle Bower, Candace Kemp, Elisabeth  ...  and Dementia S 1920 Providing Care in the Community: Outcomes and Per- spectives in Home Healthcare of Older Adults S 1925 Unpacking Future Time Perspective: Moderators and Conse  ...  A national resource for studying health and aging. Although initially a study of family income, the PSID has become a national resource for studying health and aging.  ... 
doi:10.1093/geront/gnw162.1547 fatcat:fe2uhkceuvaebmu6og5swgzbcy

Modelling age-friendly environment for social connectedness: a cross-sectional study

Lein Shi Ying, Lai Ming Ming, Lau Siok Hwa
2021 F1000Research  
and information.  ...  This paper adapted the WHO 2007 framework of features of age-friendly cities to examine age-friendly environment constructs and their linkages with social connectedness from the perspective of Malaysian  ...  Acknowledgements The authors are grateful for the financial support received from the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia. This work was inspired by Madam Tai Ching Kin's personal health story.  ... 
doi:10.12688/f1000research.73032.1 pmid:35035892 pmcid:PMC8729032 fatcat:6shculrzzjdc3j7tfrjdphxcwy

Telemedicine in Resource-Limited Setting: Narrative Synthesis of Evidence in Nepalese Context

Noor Kutubul Alam Siddiquee, Anil Poudyal, Ashok Pandey, Namuna Shrestha, Shristi Karki, Ranjeeta Subedi, Arun Kumar Sah, Dirghayu K.C
2020 Smart Homecare Technology and TeleHealth  
Introduction to information technology can mitigate various challenges like geographic complexity, urban-rural disparity, poor accessibility, shortage of healthcare professionals, inadequate health facilities  ...  set-up and professionals.  ...  Meghnath Dhimal for his contribution in the conceptualization phase and reviewing the manuscript, and Shafina Shafiq for her assistance with the literature search and initial screening.  ... 
doi:10.2147/shtt.s227854 fatcat:fbvn7ifeqjhopdv67y2wxjd63m
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