Essays about: "dementia care"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the words dementia care.

  1. 1. Innovative solutions for dementia care using ICT: A qualitative content analysis.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Adeyinka Lawrence Adeojo; [2020]
    Keywords : Information and communication technology ICT ; Information System IS ; Human-Organization-Technology fit HOT Framework; Dementia patients; Older adults; EHealth; Qualitative Content Analysis;

    Abstract : Aims/Objectives: The objectives of this thesis were to examine and discuss the existing information and communication technology (ICT) tools used in the healthcare sector for older adults with dementia, the benefits and challenges of using these ICT tools from the perspective of older adults with dementia and their health care providers. Research methods: Data was collected using semi-structured interviews with older adults with dementia and health care providers and managers at a nursing home in Nigeria. READ MORE

  2. 2. Registered Nurses Experiences of the Care for Persons with Dementia Expressing their Sexuality

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Institutionen för vårdvetenskap (VV)

    Author : Mari-Louise Nilsson; [2020]
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  3. 3. Potential Neurophysiological Biomarkers for the Diagnosis of Age-related Neurodegenerative Diseases

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Veronika Marková; [2020]
    Keywords : dementia; Alzheimer’s disease; frontotemporal dementia; TMSevoked potentials; motor-evoked potentials; mild cognitive impairment; aging; diagnosis;

    Abstract : The global population with dementia is rapidly increasing around the world.The major risk factor for dementia is aging. There is currently no treatmentavailable and the cost of symptomatic treatment is high. READ MORE

  4. 4. Digitalized interaction of a patient hygiene solution within a care environment

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : Cassandra Hennström; Filippa Bolin; [2020]
    Keywords : Bathing Elderly care Dementia UI UX Interaction design Prototyping; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Today, the population is getting older and the demand on long-term care facilities is increasing. Faster, less relaxing and undignified washing methods are more prone to be used, such as showering or in bed washing. Arjo strives to increase bathing and to include a feeling of wellness, making bathing a dignified and relaxing experience. READ MORE

  5. 5. Gestaltningsförslag av utemiljö vid Villa Roos Park : med stöd av evidensbaserad design i vårdsammanhang

    University essay from SLU/Department of People and Society

    Author : Åsa Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : bekväm design; evidensbaserad design; hälsoträdgård; salutogens; sinnesträdgård; stimulerande design; terapeutisk trädgård; trädgård i vård;

    Abstract : I det här examensarbetet undersöks hur en avgränsad del av utemiljön vid Vardaga Villa Roos Park (i regi av omsorgsföretaget Vardaga, fortsättnings vis benämnt Villa Roos Park), ett särskilt boende för personer med demenssjukdom, kan utvecklas med stöd av EBD, evidensbaserad design av utemiljöer i vårdsammanhang (Bengtsson et al., 2018). READ MORE