A Communication Support System for Older People with Dementia

Abstract

CIRCA lets those with short-term memory loss draw on reminiscences to converse with relatives and caregivers. The system, which software engineers, psychologists,and designers developed with caregiver input, features a touch screen that displays photos, music, video, text, and other materials to help those with dementia access long-term memory. This paper presents a communication support system for older people with dementia.

DOI: 10.1109/MC.2007.153

Extracted Key Phrases

2 Figures and Tables

010202008200920102011201220132014201520162017
Citations per Year

72 Citations

Semantic Scholar estimates that this publication has 72 citations based on the available data.

See our FAQ for additional information.

Cite this paper

@article{Alm2007ACS, title={A Communication Support System for Older People with Dementia}, author={Norman Alm and Richard Dye and Gary Gowans and Jim Campbell and Arlene Astell and Maggie Ellis}, journal={Computer}, year={2007}, volume={40} }