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Using sensor-based technology for safety and independence - the experiences of people with dementia and their families.

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Summary of "Using sensor-based technology for safety and independence - the experiences of people with dementia and their families."

The majority of people with dementia prefer to live independently and safely in their own home cared for by their family members. Much effort has been invested in the development of technology, such as sensor-based networks. Many challenges remain, in particular gaining more knowledge about their experiences and perceived benefits. This study aimed to explore experiences, needs and benefits with using sensor-based technology for safety and independence in the homes of people with dementia and their family members.

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Name: Scandinavian journal of caring sciences
ISSN: 1471-6712
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