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Psychological Implications of Domestic Assistive Technology for the Elderly

  title={Psychological Implications of Domestic Assistive Technology for the Elderly},
  author={Amedeo Cesta and Gabriella Cortellessa and Vittoria Giuliani and Federico Pecora and Massimiliano Scopelliti and Lorenza Tiberio},
  journal={PsychNology J.},
The ROBOCARE Domestic Environment (RDE) is the result of a three-year project aimed at developing cognitive support technology for elderly people. Specifically, the domestic environment is equipped with sensors, intelligent software components and devices which cooperate to provide cognitive support to the assisted person. The ROBOCARE interaction capabilities have been concentrated in a robotic mediator who acts as the main communication channel between the users and the intelligent domestic… 

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