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Working together with persons with early stage dementia and their family members to design a user-friendly technology based support service
University of Borås, School of Health Science. (FoU Sjuhärad Välfärd)
University of Borås, School of Health Science. (FoU Sjuhärad Välfärd)
(FoU Sjuhärad Välfärd)
University of Borås, School of Health Science. (FoU Sjuhärad Välfärd)
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2007 (English)In: Dementia, ISSN 1471-3012, E-ISSN 1741-2684, Vol. 6, no 3, p. 411-434Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

This article describes how researchers, practitioners and technicians in West Sweden worked together with older people with early stage dementia and their family members to develop a user-friendly technology-based information, education and support service, based on the generic ACTION participatory design model. Ways of working in partnership with older people with early stage dementia and their family members are explored, and key lessons learned are highlighted. The overriding message is that elders with early stage dementia can be actively involved throughout the entire research and development process. Essential prerequisites are time and ongoing support by skilled practitioners and family members. Preliminary findings reveal that older people with early stage dementia can learn and benefit from user-friendly technology, especially when used together with others in a similar situation.

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Sage Publications Ltd. , 2007. Vol. 6, no 3, p. 411-434
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early stage dementia, user involvement, partnership working, participatory design, information and communication technology, ICT, Information and communication technology
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URN: urn:nbn:se:hb:diva-2374DOI: 10.1177/1471301207081572Local ID: 2320/3198OAI: oai:DiVA.org:hb-2374DiVA, id: diva2:870465
Available from: 2015-11-13 Created: 2015-11-13 Last updated: 2017-11-19Bibliographically approved

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