Tag Archives: ALADDIN Project

User Feedback on Digital Platform for People With Dementia and Their Carers (JMIR Formative Research)

Summary CAREGIVERSPRO-MMD is Web-based platform, still a work-in-progress, developed with a view to: Improving the quality of life for persons living with dementia. Reducing carer burden. Reducing the costs for care. Reducing the administrative burden for health and social care staff. The following paper … Continue reading

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Research and Development Work on Assistive Technology 2010/11 (Department of Health)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 2, September 2011]. Summary This annual report describes the wide range of government-funded projects supporting the development, introduction and evaluation of assistive technologies. Contents … Continue reading

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ALADDIN: A technology pLatform for the Assisted living of Dementia elDerly INdividuals and their carers

Summary Around 40% of people with dementia live in special care settings, while the majority (60%) live in the community. Care settings are expensive. The stress of caring for someone with dementia can place a huge burden on the carers, who … Continue reading

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