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Carers’ experience of using assistive technology for dementia care at home: a qualitative study

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Objective Assistive technology (AT) can help carers (family, friends and neighbours) and people with dementia to stay well and safely at home. There are important gaps in what we know about experience of using AT from the perspective of carers of persons with dementia. This study investigates carers’ experience of using AT in supporting and caring for persons with dementia who live at home.

Design Qualitative phenomenological study with semi-struct...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1136/bmjopen-2019-034460

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Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
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BMJ Publishing Group
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BMJ Open More from this journal
Volume:
10
Issue:
3
Article number:
e034460
Publication date:
2020-03-18
Acceptance date:
2020-02-27
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EISSN:
2044-6055
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1091133
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pubs:1091133
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2020-03-05

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